Pedestrian dies after being struck by car in Co Offaly

The incident happened at Durrow in the early hours of this morning

A pedestrian has died in a crash in County Offaly.

The 26-year-old man was struck by a car on the Kilbeggan to Tullamore road at Durrow at around 1.40am this morning.

The driver of the car was not injured.

The stretch of road on the N52 is closed to facilitate a forensic examination of the scene.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Tullamore Garda Station on 057-932-7600, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.