Honiton man, 27, dies in hospital after A30 crash in East Devon

A 27-year-old man from Honiton has died in hospital following a single-vehicle crash on the A30 in East Devon earlier this month.

Police confirmed the news today and reissued an appeal for witnesses and dascham footage of the collision near Patteson’s Cross – close to Feniton and Ottery St Mary – on Saturday, May 2.

Emergency services were called to the scene at around 5.05am after a car overturned on the carriageway.

A force spokesperson said today (Wednesday, May 27): “A 27-year-old man has died in hospital following a single-vehicle collision on the A30 in East Devon.

“Emergency services were called to a stretch of the road near Patteson’s Cross, towards Daisymount Cross, at around 5.05am on Saturday 2 May.

“Initial investigations indicated that a small, white car left the carriageway on the near-side. It then rebounded into the carriageway where it overturned.

“The male driver, from Honiton, was taken to hospital by ambulance with serious injuries. Police have been notified that he sadly died on 21 May.”

Anyone with dashcam footage or who witnessed the crash has been asked to contact Devon and Cornwall Police by calling 101, or emailing 101@dc.police.uk, quoting log number 104 of 02/05/20.

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