An investigation is underway into the death of a Viridor driver who died when his vehicle ploughed into the wall of a hospital.
Devon and Cornwall Police said no other vehicles or people were believed to have been involved.
The deceased man is believed to be 57 years old and his next-of-kin have been informed.
Viridor said in a statement: “The company is working closely with the authorities and a full investigation is underway. Our deepest sympathies are with the driver’s family, friends and colleagues.”
The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.