Man dead in tractor crash

Man dead in tractor crash

The PSNI have confirmed confirm that a man in his 60s died this morning in a road traffic collision on the Cookstown to Moneymore Dual Carriageway.

The victim was the driver of a tractor involved in a collision with a blue Honda 4x4 on the Moneymore-bound carriageway at approximately 9.30am. 

The male driver of the Honda was taken to hospital for treatment to injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

Inspector Keith Hicks is appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision to contact local Police in Cookstown or the Collision Investigation Unit in Steeple Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.

The dual carriageway remains closed.