Man killed in Tulsk accident

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Gardaí at Castlerea, Co. Roscommon are investigating a fatal road traffic collision which occurred on N5 between Ballinagare and Tulsk, Co. Roscommon at approximately 5am on May 11.

Gardaí at Castlerea, Co. Roscommon are investigating a fatal road traffic collision which occurred on N5 between Ballinagare and Tulsk, Co. Roscommon at approximately 5am on May 11.

A Ballymahon man in his late 50s was fatally injured when the lorry he was driving was in collision with another lorry. The man was the sole occupant of the lorry and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The male driver (early 40s) of the other lorry was removed to Castlebar General Hospital with minor injuries.

Gardaí wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Castlerea Garda Station on 094-9621630, the Garda Confidential Line 1-800-666-111 or any Garda Station.