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A man is in a critical condition after a crash on the A38 in south-east Cornwall

A man is in a critical condition after a crash on the A38 in south-east Cornwall

Published by Helen Down at 5:16pm 10th July 2020. (Updated at 5:25pm 10th July 2020)

A passenger in his 20's was taken to Derriford after two cars collided at Landrake just after midnight on Wednesday.

Another male passenger was also taken to hospital but later discharged with minor injures.  Anyone who has dashcam footage or saw what happened is urged to contact police.

"We're appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following a two-vehicle collision on the A38 in Landrake, Saltash.

"It happened at around 12.30am on Wednesday 8 July and involved a black Ford Fiesta and a red Honda Jazz.

"A male passenger in the Fiesta, aged in his 20s, was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

"He remains at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth where his condition is described as critical but stable. His next-of-kin have been informed.

"A second male passenger was also taken to hospital but later discharged with minor injuries.  The road was closed while a scene examination was conducted."

Devon & Cornwall Police

Any witnesses who may have seen the collision, either vehicle prior to it, or who have dashcam footage, is asked to contact police quoting the log number 24 of 08/07/20.

Call 101 or email 101@dc.police.uk with information

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