Gardaí investigating a fatal road traffic collision at Bonavalley, Athlone on the 11th September 2018 at 9.20am are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
An 18 year old male pedestrian was fatally injured when he was struck by a van outside Athlone IT. The man was taken to Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore but was pronounced dead a short time later. The driver of the van was uninjured.
Gardaí continue to appeal for witnesses, in particular the driver of a white rigid truck with a tail lift who may have witnessed the accident occurring, to contact Athlone Garda Station on 090 6492600, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.