Pedestrian killed when he was struck by a car
A male pedestrian was fatally injured when he was struck by a car early this morning.
Gardaí are investigating the fatal accident which occurred on the N2 between Ashbourne and Slane at Tuiterath, Balrath County Meath at around 1.30am.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at scene and his body has been removed to Navan Mortuary.
A post mortem is to be arranged.
The N2 is currently closed between Curtis' Cross and Rathdrinagh Cross to facilitate Garda Forensic Collision Investigators. Diversions are in place.
Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Navan Garda Station on 046 9036100, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.