Gardaí investigate fatal car accident in Co Louth
on 16/09/2012 12:45:07
Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating the single-vehicle accident that happened on the R173 at Toprath, Carlingford, Co. Louth at around 8.45am this morning.
The 21-year-old man, who was the only person in the car, was killed when he lost control and collided with a tree.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gardaí have closed the road for an examination by a Garda forensic team.
They are appeal for witnesses to contact Dundalk Garda Station on 042-9388400, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.