Tuesday 11 December 2018

Pedestrian dies after being struck by car in Co Meath

The 40-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene .

Investigators from the Garda’s forensic team were due to carry out a technical examination at the scene (Niall Carson/PA)
Investigators from the Garda’s forensic team were due to carry out a technical examination at the scene (Niall Carson/PA)

By Michelle Devane, Press Association  

A man has died after being struck by a car while walking in Co Meath.

Gardai said the incident happened on the R162 Navan to Nobber Road shortly before 10.30pm on Thursday.

The 40-year-old pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was taken to Our Lady’s Hospital in Navan for a post-mortem examination.

The driver of the car, a man in his 20s, was not injured.

Investigators from the Garda’s forensic team were due to carry out a technical examination at the scene on Friday.

Press Association

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