Garda appeal for witnesses following fatal accident on M11 near Gorey

Gardai are appealing for witnesses following a fatal accident on the M11 near Gorey on Saturday afternoon.

A man in his 30’s died following the collision between a truck and car, which took place just north of the Clogh roundabout on the northbound lane of the M11 just after 2pm.

He was the sole occupant of the car which burst into flames as a result of the collision, his body was taken to Waterford University Hospital, where a post-mortem will take place.

A man in his 50’s was arrested and taken to Gorey Garda Station.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with dash cam footage who may have been travelling from Camolin towards the M11 Northbound to Clough, Gorey, between 1.50pm and 2.15pm, to contact them at Gorey Garda Station on 053-9430690.

 

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