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Garda­ are investigating a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision which occurred close to Brannigan's Cross on the Collon to Tinure Road, Collon, County Louth this morning, Tuesday 11th August 2015 at approximately 1am.<br />
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A man, 32 years, sole occupant suffered serious injuries when the vehicle he was driving left the road and struck a ditch. He was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda where he was pronounced dead.<br />
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The scene has been preserved and Garda Forensic Collision Investigators will carry out an investigation of the area. Diversions are in place.<br />
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Garda­ are appealing for witnessess or anyone who was travelling the Collon-Tinure Road between 12.30am and 1am on 11th August 2015 are asked to contact them at Ardee on 041 6871130, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.<br />
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Picture: ©Newsfile \ Fran Caffrey
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