Devon

A man has died after hitting a lorry on a major Devon road

A man has died after the car he was driving hit a parked lorry on a major road in the early hours.

Police said the driver, in his early 20s, hit the lorry on the A38 near Newton Abbot in Devon, his car then left the road and crashed into a hedge just before 03:00 BST.

The driver was found unconscious and soon after was declared dead.

Parts of the A38 were closed for accident investigations but the road has since fully reopened.

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The man's next of kin have not yet been informed.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the crash to come forward with information.

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