Saturday 21 October 2017

Pedestrian (40s) dies after being struck by an SUV in Co Louth

The incident happened on the N51 Slane Road near Drogheda
The incident happened on the N51 Slane Road near Drogheda
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

A man has died after he was struck by an SUV late last night.

Gardaí are investigating the fatal road traffic collision that took place on the Slane Road (N51), Drogheda, Co Louth.

A pedestrian, a man in his 40s, was struck by an SUV, the driver remained at the scene.

The injured man was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital by ambulance but was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital.

The road at the scene is closed to facilitate an examination of the area by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

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