Man dead in Poyntzpass car crash

Man dead in Poyntzpass car crash

A man in his 60s has died following a car crash in Poyntzpass on the County Armagh/Down border.

The accident happened on the Tannyoky Road.

It was reported to police just before 7pm.

The road was closed but has since reopened and the police have appealed for anyone who may have witnessed the accident to come forward.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “The road remained closed until around 4.30am this morning while police carried out an examination of the scene.

“Anyone who witnessed the collision involving a blue Ford Focus is asked to contact police by calling the non-emergency number 101.”