Crash seriously injures baby, police appeal for witnesses

New
SA Updated
Crash injures baby, police appeal for witnesses

Officers are appealing for information following a collision near Kingsbridge which left an infant seriously injured.

Police were notified at around 5.10pm to reports of a two-vehicle collision at Sherford Cross, Chillington on Tuesday, 8 November.

The collision involved a black VW Touareg and a blue VW Touran.

Three people from the VW Touran, an adult and two children, were taken to Derriford by a land ambulance and the Devon Air Ambulance. An infant was then transferred to Bristol Royal Hospital with a serious head injury.

Local officers as well as Officers from the Alliance Roads Policing Team attended the scene. Once a forensic investigation had been conducted the road was re-opened.

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

Officers would like to thank the public for their patience while they investigated the scene and are now appealing for any witnesses who were in the area at the time of the collision to telephone 101 quoting Log 0566 of 8th November 2022.

User comments

There are no user comments for this listing.
Comments

You might also be interested in

Dart RNLI launches £1.2m fundraising appeal
Category: General News
Dart RNLI has launched a £1.2m fundraising appeal for new lifeboat station. 
Get in the mood for Christmas with the return of Pizza Planet's festive menu
Category: Members' News
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas….because Pizza Planet’s Festive Works pizza is back! 
SHDC launches two grants to support community projects
Category: General News
Voluntary groups in South Hams are invited to apply now for their share of a £50,000 funding pot to support community projects across the...
Devon Wildlife Management has long-term, sustainable solutions to your pest problem
Category: General News
A family-run pest control business is not just here for you once, but long-term, to make sure your problem doesn’t reappear.
Weather warning for the South West tomorrow
Category: General News
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for rain and wind tomorrow. 
Police appeal for dashcam footage after woman taken to hospital with "life-changing" injuries
Category: General News
Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage after an Ivybridge woman was taken to Derriford with life-changing injuries following a crash at Chudleigh....