Vale road reopens in Arklow following fatal collision

The Vale Rd (R747) has fully reopened between Arklow and the turn off for Kilcarra following a fatal collision on Monday night.

A 19-year-old from the Aughrim area who was a passenger died when the car struck a ditch close to the old NET fertiliser factory.

The driver of the car received non life threatening injuries.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.