Friday 24 May 2019

Man dies after car collides with truck

The incident happened on the N24 in Co Tipperary on Monday evening.

A man has died after his car collided with a truck in Co Tipperary (Niall Carson/PA)
A man has died after his car collided with a truck in Co Tipperary (Niall Carson/PA)

By Cate McCurry, Press Association

A man in his twenties has died after his car collided with a truck in Co Tipperary.

The incident happened on the N24 at Ballingarrane near Cahir at about 8pm on Monday.

The driver of the car, a man in his early twenties, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

The road at the scene remains closed as gardai forensic collision investigators examine the area.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses and have asked anyone with information to contact Clonmel Garda station on 052 6177640.

Press Association

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