Devon

Plymouth vehicle crush victim dies

Glenholt Road, Plymouth (Pic: Google) Image copyright Google
Image caption The man, 25, from Hull, was taken to Plymouth's Derriford Hospital but later died

A man has died after he was crushed between two vehicles in Devon.

He was trapped between a stationary Land Rover Defender and a Volkswagen Transporter van which he was loading on to a trailer at Glenholt Road, Plymouth, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

The man, 25, from Hull, was taken to Plymouth's Derriford Hospital but later died.

A police spokesman said he had not been formally identified.

The force appealed for witnesses to the incident, at 18:20 BST on Tuesday, to contact them.

The road was closed until 23:00 and the Health and Safety Executive has been told.

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