Man in his 60s dies following crash in Co Louth

The single vehicle collision happened on the Dundalk to Castleblaney Road this morning

Man in his 60s dies following crash in Co Louth

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A man in his 60s has died in a single vehicle crash in County Louth.

It happened at Rassan on the Dundalk to Castleblaney Road at around 7am this morning.

The man - who was the driver and sole occupant of the car - was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road has been closed for a forensic examination and diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

Witness and anybody who was on the road between 6.30am and 7.15am this morning are being asked to contact Dundalk Garda Station on 042-9388-400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.