Casualty in hospital with ‘life-threatening injuries’ after crash

A casualty has been taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries following a serious crash on a rural Devon road.

At 6.30am, Mill Lane in Witheridge remained closed in both directions due to the incident that happened just after midnight on Thursday.

Devon and Cornwall Police force incident manager Alastair Fry confirmed that a person had been taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital with ‘life-threatening injuries’ sustained in the two-vehicle crash.

Enquiries are ongoing and the casualty’s next of kin have been made aware.

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