Fatal collision near Honiton

Axminster motorcyclist pronounced dead at the scene following collision with lorry.

A MOTORCYCLIST from Axminster died after a serious collision on the A35 near Honiton.

The man, who is in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene following a collision between his black Vulcom custom motorbike and a lorry near the Devil’s Elbow bend yesterday at approximately 5.15pm

A second motorcyclist riding a red Tmec bike was taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital with minor injuries.

Police are uncertain if he was directly involved in the collision.


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The lorry driver was not thought to be injured.

The road was closed while investigations took place and re-opened this morning (April 7).

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