Gardaí are investigating a fatal road traffic collision that occurred on the N25 at Bawnard, Ardmore, Waterford in the early hours of this morning Saturday 8th December, 2018 at approximately 4.30a.m.
A man in his 20s, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene after his car collided with a lorry. His body remains at the scene. The male driver of the lorry (late 40s) was removed to University Hospital Waterford with non life threatening injuries.
This stretch of road is currently closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and local diversions are in place.
Witnesses who may have driven on the N25 between the hours of 4am and 5am from Youghal bridge to Dungarvan, and who may have dash cams in their vehicles are asked to contact Dungarvan Garda Station on 058 - 48600, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.