AN 83-YEAR-OLD man who was injured in a car crash near Newton Abbot earlier this month has died.
Police confirmed on Monday afternoon that the man, who has not been named, died following the two-vehicle crash on the B3193 near Preston Manor works, Kingsteignton on January 3.
The man, from Chudleigh, was driving one of the cars involved. He suffered serious leg injuries and was taken to Torbay Hospital.
His family have been informed. His grandson and the other female driver, who both suffered serious lower leg injuries, are now at home recovering.
A police spokesman said: "There will be an investigation into the cause of the collision by the Serious Collisions’ Investigation Unit at Newton Abbot. Anyone with any information to please contact 101 quoting log 449 030113."