PSNI report 19-year-old man died after single vehicle road accident

Police can confirm that a 19-year-old man has died following a single vehicle road traffic collision in Banbridge.

The collision, which was reported shortly after 1pm today, Tuesday June 8, occurred at Foxleigh Fields and involved a lorry.

“Police attended the scene, where sadly, the man was pronounced dead,” a PSNI spokeswoman said.

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Enquiries are ongoing, and police are appealing for any witnesses to contact them on 101, quoting reference number 845 of 08/06/21.


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