Man dies in Co Kerry road crash

Monday 11 March 2013 17.38
Gardaí appealed to witnesses to a crash in Co Kerry last night come forward
Gardaí appealed to witnesses to a crash in Co Kerry last night come forward

A 27-year-old man has died in a single-vehicle crash in Co Kerry.

It happened at Dunrine near Killarney at around 11.45pm last night.

The man, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was a foreign national and only occupant of the car.

The road where the incident happened was closed for a technical examination, but has since re-opened.

A post mortem examination was to be carried out at Tralee General Hospital.

Separately, a man has died following a road crash in Co Down.

Police said the single-vehicle collision occurred on the Deerpark Road in Portaferry in the early hours of this morning.