UPDATE: Man dies in collision on Limerick/Clare border

The accident scene on the Old Cratloe Road

By David Raleigh

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A MAN has died in a road traffic collision in Co Limerick.

The deceased was a passenger in a white coloured van that collided with a ditch on the Old Cratloe Road, near the Limerick Clare border.

The singe vehicle collision occurred around 10am this morning.

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The driver of the van, another male, was not seriously injured.

Gardaí closed the road to allow for a Garda road traffic collision investigator to examine the scene.

Three units from Limerick City and County Fire Service were alerted to the scene at 9.58am and returned to their base in Limerick city at 12.15pm this afternoon.

A unit from the national ambulance service also attended the scene.

More to follow…