Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal collision in Dungarvan

Gardaí at Dungarvan, Co Waterford are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision.

At approximately 8.15pm last night, Sunday 20th January 2019 Gardaí and Emergency Services attended at the scene of a serious road traffic collision between a truck and a male pedestrian at Killossera, Dungarvan, Co Waterford. The 60 year old male pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. The male driver of the truck was uninjured.

The road is currently closed and traffic diversions are in place. Garda forensic collision investigators are examining the crash site. The deceased was removed to the mortuary at University Hospital Waterford and the local Coroner has been notified. 

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Anyone with information is asked to contact Dungarvan Garda Station 058-48600 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

Source: Garda Press Office