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‘Life-changing injuries’ after crash in west Cornwall

‘Life-changing injuries’ after crash in west Cornwall

Published by Emma Carton at 6:21am 15th February 2020. (Updated at 6:25am 15th February 2020)

One person has suffered injuries described as life-changing after a serious crash in west Cornwall.

Two drivers were rushed to hospital after two vehicles collided near Praze-an-Beeble.

Police have confirmed that one of the casualties has since been transferred to Derriford.

The collision happened on the B3303 on Friday afternoon and the road remained closed well into the evening.

Anyone who saw something just before 3.45pm or who may have dashcam footage is being urged to come forward.

“At approximately 1544hrs on Friday 14h February police were informed of a road traffic collision on the B3303 near Praze-an-Beeble involving a red Landrover Discovery and a silver Skoda Fabia.

“Both drivers of the vehicles involved were taken to Treliske Hospital.  

One of the drivers was then transferred to Derriford Hospital with what are described as life changing injuries.

“Specialist officers from the Devon and Cornwall’s Alliance Roads Policing Team attended along with a Forensic Colllision Investigator and Scene of Crime Officer.

“A full investigation of the scene took place and officers are working to establish the cause of this collision.

“Police would like to thank the public for their patience while they investigated the scene”.

Devon and Cornwall Police

Police are appealing for any witnesses to this collision and who may have dashcam footage to telephone 101 quoting Log 592 14/02/20.

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