Garda Appeal After Man Dies in Car Crash

Gardai in Cahir are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision at Lagganstown Lower, on a side road off the New Inn Golden Road.

Gardai in Cahir are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision at Lagganstown Lower, on a side road off the New Inn Golden Road.

On Wednesday (May 16th), at about 3.25pm, a car left the roadway and collided with a ditch. The driver (sole occupant) - a man aged in his 70’s - was pronounced dead at the scene. Forensic collision investigators attended the scene, and the road was closed while traffic diversions were put in place.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cahir Garda Station 052 7445630, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.