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Driver flees scene after rolling car onto its roof

This happened in the early hours of this morning.
Feb 27th 2016, 3:40 PM 20,985 13

GARDAÍ IN CO Louth are appealing for information after finding an empty car turned onto its roof.

The incident happened at Lurgankeel to the north of the county near to Kilcurry at approximately 3am this morning.   

The scene was attended by Gardaí from Dundalk and Dromad stations as well as ambulance services.

overturned car - 1 Source: Garda Traffic

By the time emergency services arrived the driver had fled the scene.

It is not known whether or not they sustained injuries. The origin of the vehicle is also unclear at this point.

Gardaí in Hackballscross are appealing for anyone who might have witnessed the incident to contact them on 0429377142 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666111.

overturned car - 2 Source: Garda Traffic

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