Man dies in crash with bridge at Instow

A man has died and a bridge has been damaged in a car crash in Devon.

Police were alerted to the crash on the B3233 near Tapeley Park, Instow, near Bideford, at about 02:00 BST.

The sole occupant of the car, a man, thought to be the driver of the blue MG, suffered fatal injuries. He has not yet been identified.

Police said the road would remain closed for most of the day while investigations and bridge repairs were carried out.

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