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Serious injury collision, Penzance

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a serious road traffic collision on the A30 at Canon’s Town, near Penzance.

Police were notified of a collision involving a black BMW 3 Series Touring and a Silver Mercedes E-Class Estate at around 11am on 21 September.

As a result of this collision the driver of one of the vehicles, a man in his 80s, sustained serious injuries.

A 39-year-old man from Penzance was arrested on suspicion of driving dangerously and driving whilst unfit through drugs. He was released on police bail until 31 October.

The road was closed while an investigation was carried out at the scene.

Officers from the Roads Policing Team would like to thank the public for their patience whilst the road was closed.

Anyone with any relevant information or dash-cam footage which may assist the investigation is asked to contact police via our website or by calling 101 quoting log 241 of 21/09/2023.

This could include relevant information or footage may be of the collision itself, or of involved vehicles prior to the collision.

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