Man hurt in Torquay seafront collision with van
A MAN had several broken ribs when he was in collision with a van on Torquay seafront.
The collision happened at 8.30pm on Thursday with Torbay Road being closed for three hours.
Ambulances and police were called to the scene.
A police spokesman said: "We understand the pedestrian stepped off the central reservation and was in collision with a white Peugeot van."
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The spokesman said the incident appeared worse than it was which is why the road was closed off for that time.
The injured man was taken to Torbay hospital for treatment. His injuries are not believed to be life changing or life threatening.