Family's heartbreaking tribute to 'beautiful baby boy' who died in North Devon crash

Archie George Harris
-Credit: (Image: Devon and Cornwall Police)

A teenager who died in a crash in North Devon has been named by police. Archie George Harris, from Holsworthy, tragically passed away following a collision on the A3072 during the May bank holiday weekend.

Emergency services were called to the Blakea Bridge, near Beaworthy, at around 4.05pm on Sunday, May 26. The 17-year-old, who was driving a blue Ford Fiesta at the time of the crash, sadly died.

An inquest into Archie’s death has been opened and adjourned. His family have paid an emotional tribute to him.

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They said: “Cherished memories of our beautiful baby boy. Always in our hearts, Archie George Harris.”

Devon and Cornwall Police are continuing to appeal for information on the fatal crash. They said: "Officers would like anyone with any relevant information of dash-cam footage which may assist the investigation to contact police via our website here or by calling 101 quoting log 525 of 26 May."

Archie George Harris
Archie George Harris -Credit:Devon and Cornwall Police