West Midlands man dies after coach stairs fall in Devon

A 79-year-old man has died in hospital after falling down the stairs of a coach as it arrived in a Devon resort.

The man and his wife were arriving for a five-day break in Torquay when the incident happened on Monday evening.

He fell when the 49-seat coach was reversing at the Water's Edge Hotel in Torbay Road.

The man, from Kingswinford, was treated by a first aid-trained driver and then paramedics before being taken to Torbay Hospital where he died in the morning.

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