Man killed in Cappawhite traffic accident

A man, aged in his 60s, was killed in a single vehicle collision near Cappawhite yesterday (Thursday) evening.

A man, aged in his 60s, was killed in a single vehicle collision near Cappawhite yesterday (Thursday) evening.

The accident happened at around 7.30pm at Toem, Cappawhite.

A post-mortem examination is expected to be carried out today.

The Doon to Dundrum road was closed for a time for an examination by forensic collision investigators but has since re-opened.

Gardai in Tipperary Town are investigating the accident and have appealed for information from witnesses to the crash.

Gardai in Tipperary can be contacted on (062) 51212