Gardaí at Mullingar are investigating a fatal road traffic collision which occurred this morning 5/10/13 at approximately 1.20am at Newcastle, Rochfortbridge.
A male pedestrian, 45, was fatally injured when he was struck by a car.
The deceased was pronounced dead at the scene. The road is currently closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Examination.
Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Mullingar Garda Station on 044-9384000, the Garda Confidential Line 1-800-666-111 or any Garda Station.
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