Man dies in Callan road traffic accident

GARDAI in Callan in are investigating the circumstances of a fatal road traffic collision in which an 80-year-old man was killed.

GARDAI in Callan in are investigating the circumstances of a fatal road traffic collision in which an 80-year-old man was killed.

The accident occurred at around 1:30pm on the Minnauns in Callan. The Minnauns road is a narrow cul-de-sac that runs from the centre of Callan near to the convent around behind the Callan bakery.

The 80-year-old man, who was the sole occupant of the car, was fatally injured when his car collided with an SUV.