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Man (70s) dies in single-vehicle crash in Westmeath

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

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A MAN HAS died in a single-vehicle crash involving a van in Co Westmeath yesterday.

The collision occurred in the Gainstown area of Mullingar yesterday at around 7pm.

A man aged in his late 70s, the sole occupant of a van, was pronounced dead at the scene. His remains have been removed to Mullingar Regional Hospital.

A forensic examination of the scene has taken place.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information, particularly any road users who may have dash-cam footage, to contact them at Mullingar Garda Station on 044 938 4000 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

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