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Serious collision on major Penryn roundabout


Serious collision on A39 Penryn

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    A moped rider was airlifted to Treliske hospital after a collision on the A39 Hillhead Roundabout at around 1.05pm today.
  • Initial reports suggested that a car was involved, but police later confirmed that there was only a single vehicle.
  • The moped appeared to have mounted the central reservation on the A39 Falmouth turnoff.
  • Its driver sustained a head injury that is not thought to be life changing/threatening.
  • Traffic was heavy in the area and the A39 between the Lidl and Hillhead roundabouts was closed whilst police cleared the scene.
  • The road was reopened and traffic returned to normal by 3pm.

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