A Devon and Cornwall Police car - Credit: Graham

Biker dies in Teignmouth crash - Police appeal for witnesses

Torbay Weekly

Police are seeking witnesses to a fatal collision in Teignmouth in which a motorcyclist died.

Emergency services were called around noon on Monday, August 1, after the collision between a black Kia Sportage towing a caravan and an orange Zontes motorcycle on Bishopsteignton Road near Broadmeadow Industrial Estate.

The motorcyclist, a man in his 70s from Paignton, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Kia driver was uninjured.

Officers from the Roads Policing Team attended and the road was closed until around 7pm while a specialist examination of the scene was carried out.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the collision and appealing for witnesses to contact them. They are also keen to hear from anyone who may have relevant dashcam of the incident.

Please get in touch via the Force website or by telephone on 101, quoting log number 0364 of 01/08/22.