This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 15 July, 2020
Advertisement

Man in his 80s dies in Meath truck crash

The pedestrian was hit by a truck as he crossed the road in Slane.

Slane (File photo)
Slane (File photo)
Image: Google Maps

A MAN IN his 80s has died after he was struck by a truck as he crossed a road in Slane in Meath.

The pedestrian was hit at 3.30pm on Thursday afternoon as he crossed the Drogheda Road (N51) in the Meath village.

The man was brought to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda where he was pronounced dead.

GardaĆ­ are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS (12)