Tue, 22 Oct 2019

CO WEXFORD, Ireland - The driver of a van seriously injured in a single vehicle crash on Sunday morning has died in hospital.

Garda in Gorey are investigating the fatal single vehicle road traffic collision which occurred at Clonattin Lower, The Arklow Road, Gorey, Co. Wexford in the early hours of Sunday.

The van driver, and only occupant in the vehicle was seriously injured when the van he was driving veered off the road and struck a tree.

The driver, a man in his late 20s, was taken to St. Vincents Hospital, Dublin however doctors were unable to save him and he passed away.

The scene was the subject of an examination by Garda Forensic Examiners and the road was closed for a period with local diversions in place.

GSOC were informed of collision and are conducting an examination.

Garda are appealing for anyone who travelled the road at the time of the collision, and who may have dash cam footage, to contact Garda in Gorey on 053 - 9430690, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

(File photo).

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