Newry cyclist killed in A1 crash is named as John Paul McKevitt
A cyclist who died in a crash outside Newry on Thursday night has been named as John Paul McKevitt.
The 34-year-old was from the Newry area.
He died after a collision on the northbound carriageway of the A1 at about 8.30pm./
A 35-year-old man arrested following the crash remained in police custody on Friday afternoon.
Officers from the PSNI collision investigation Unit continue to appeal for witnesses to contact them. The number to call is the non-emergency number 101.
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