Thursday 23 November 2017

Irish man killed in road accident in Spain

The man was driving his motorbike in Spain when the tragedy occurred (Stock photo)
The man was driving his motorbike in Spain when the tragedy occurred (Stock photo)

Kathy Armstrong

An Irishman has died in a road accident in Spain.

The man was was driving a motorbike when he was killed on Saturday.

It's not yet clear where the incident happened or what time it occurred at.

It has been reported that the deceased man is a well-known businessman who is originally from Corduff in Co Limerick but had been living in the Kilkee area of Co Clare.

It's not yet known when his remains will be repatriated.

A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs confirmed they are aware of the case and consular assistance is being provided to the family.

The Spanish authorities are investigating the incident.

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