Pedestrian killed in collision with a truck in Tralee
A pedestrian was killed in a fatal road accident in Tralee, Co Kerry today.
The man, aged in his mid sixties, was hit by a truck at the junction of Strand Road and Matt Talbot road at 11am.
The seriously injured pedestrian was taken to Tralee General Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Nobody else was injured in the collision.
The road has been closed for forensic examination and diversions are in place.
Gardai have appealed for witnesses to contact Tralee Garda Station at 066 7102300 or any Garda Station.