One Dead In Offaly Crash

Written 2 months ago by Newsroom

Gardaí and Emergency Services are at the scene of a fatal crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian near Rhode in Offaly.

It happened at approximately 10.50 this morning at Clonmeen Cross.

A man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene, while an older man was taken to hospital with injuries.

The road is currently closed and diversions are in place.

Forensic Crime Scene Investigators are at the scene and the local coroner has been notified.

Gardaí in Tullamore are appealing for witnesses who may have been in the area at the time of the incident and can provide information to contact Tullamore Garda Station on 057 9327600, the Garda Confidential line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.