Gardaí in Ashford are appealing for witnesses following a fatal traffic collision in Co. Wicklow.
At approximately 11.30am a male aged in his 80's was seriously injured when the tractor he was driving struck a ditch and overturned. The incident occurred on a minor road at Ballycullen near Ashford, Co. Wicklow. He was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was later removed to Loughlinstown Hospital for a post-mortem examination.
Garda Forensic Collision Investigators are currently examining the scene, the road is closed and local traffic diversions are in place. The Coroner has been notified.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Wicklow Garda Station 0404-60140 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.