Seaton death crash driver named

PUBLISHED: 09:32 20 September 2012

Seaton police station

Seaton police station


Police say 85-year-old Cyril Smith appears to have been trapped between two cars in tragic accident

An elderly man who died after a collision involving two vehicles in Seaton on Monday has been named as Cyril Smith.

Following inquiries, police say the 85-year-old victim, who lived locally, is thought to have died after being trapped between the two cars.

The dead man had been driving a blue Nissan Primera and the other vehicle involved was silver Mini Cooper. It is understood the incident happened in a car park off Colyford Road, Seaton.

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