Plymouth man James Hedges, from Southway, dies following A30 crash at Tedburn St Mary
A PLYMOUTH man involved in a single-vehicle collision on the A30 at Tedburn St Mary has passed away, police have confirmed.
He has been named as James Hedges, aged 23, who was from Southway.
Mr Hedges was taken to Derriford Hospital with serious head injuries following yesterday's crash.
The collision took place at around 5:30pm and involved a Peugeot 106 car which was travelling east.
A police spokesman said: "The driver who was seriously injured in the collision sadly died of his injuries at Derriford Hospital at approximately 11am today, Monday 18 March 2013.
"He has been formally identified by his family and has been named as James William Hedges, aged 23. He was from the Southway area.
"A specially trained police family liaison officer has been appointed to the family at this difficult time."
Police had previously said the driver of the vehicle had lost control, leaving the road and coming to rest down a steep embankment.