17/10/2018

Man Killed In Fatal Collision On North City Link Road

Gardai in Watercourse Road have issued an appeal for information following a fatal road traffic collision this morning.

At approximately 10am this morning, Wednesday 17 October, a male pedestrian, aged in his 30s, was struck by a truck on the North City Link Road close to the Assumption Road Junction.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck was uninjured.

The stretch of road is currently closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and local diversions are in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the North City Link Road at Blackpool.

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Watercourse Road Garda Station on 021 4558260, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

(MH)

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