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Man (70s) dies after car collides with bus


A man, aged in his mid 70s, has died in a road traffic incident in Co Offaly this afternoon.

The car in which the man was driving collided with the kerb and a bus on Arden Road in Tullamore at approximately 1pm.

His remains have been removed to Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore where a post mortem is to be arranged.

There were no passengers on the bus and no other injuries have been reported.

The road is currently closed to facilitate forensic investigation.

Diversions are now in place.

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