Tuesday 16 January 2018

38-year-old man killed in crash near Campile

By Esther Hayden

Stock picture, garda on duty.

A motorcyclist has been killed in a two vehicle crash near Campile.

The accident happened at 11pm on Saturday night on the L4036 road near Campile.

A 38-year-old man was fatally injured when his motorcycle collided with a car. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body has since been removed to University Hospital Waterford for a post mortem examination. The local coroner has been notified.

The driver of the car, a 25-year-old man, was uninjured in the crash.

The road is currently closed pending an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators this morning and local diversions are in place.

Witnesses are asked to contact New Ross Garda Station on 051 426030, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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