Seventy year old man dies following fatal collision on N5 in Strokestown

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to fatal Roscommon road crash

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Seventy year old man dies following fatal collision on N5 in Strokestown

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to fatal Roscommon road crash

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision on Bridge Street, Strokestown, Co Roscommon shortly before 8pm, on Thursday  eveing, October 11.

The collision, on the N5, involved a car and a pedestrian. The pedestrian, a man in his 70s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The female driver of the car was not injured.

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The N5 is closed at Bridge Street and diversions are in place.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact Castlerea Garda Station on 094 9621630.

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