Sunday 18 February 2018

Man dies in single vehicle road accident in Co Kerry

Gardai are appealing for witnesses
Gardai are appealing for witnesses

A 51-year-old man has died following a fatal traffic collision in Co Kerry yesterday evening.

The single vehicle collision occurred at Shrone East, Listowel in Co Kerry at approximately 8.40pm.

The 4x4 vehicle, which was being driven by the man, collided with a signpost.

The man, who was the only occupant of the car, was removed to Kerry General Hospital in Tralee but was pronounced dead at 11pm.

The section of the road is currently closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators. Local diversions are in place.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact Listowel Garda Station on 068-50820, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station. 

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