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Man killed when car hits bridge in Waterford early today

A MAN in his twenties was killed when his car hit a bridge in Waterford early today.

The man was the only occupant in the car which collided with the bridge at Cheekpoint Road, Waterford at 1am today.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to Waterford Regional Hospital.

The Cheekpoint Road is currently closed pending completion of an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Waterford Garda Station on 051-305300, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.