22/02/2008

Man, 21, Dies Following Road Collision

A 21-year-old man has died in hospital following a road traffic collision in Co Down.

Paudraig Sweeney from Portaferry was involved in the collision which took place on the Rowreagh Road, between Portaferry and Kircubbin on Wednesday morning.

Police investigating the incident are appealing for anyone who was travelling in the area between 6.45 - 7.00am to contact them with any information.

(JM)

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