Man in his 80s dies in Co Monaghan road incident
Body of elderly man discovered near crashed car outside Castleblayney
The road was closed for a period of time yesterday to facilitate a forensic examination. Stock photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times
A man in his 80s was found dead at the scene of a crash in Co Monaghan on Wednesday, gardaí have said.
The man’s body was discovered by gardaí near the scene of a crashed Opel Corsa car at Carnaveigh, Castleblayney at 4pm on Wednesday.
The road was closed for a period of time yesterday to facilitate a forensic examination.
Gardaí have asked anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Castleblayney Garda Station on 042 9747900.