Belfast Telegraph

Newcastle police appeal over Geoffrey Cartwright road death

Police in Co Down investigating a fatal road traffic collision have renewed their appeal for witnesses.

The crash on South Promenade in Newcastle on August 24 killed 78-year-old Geoffrey Cartwright, who was from the local area.

It happened a short time before 11pm and was between a pedestrian and a black Ford Focus.

Senior Investigating Officer, Inspector O'Connor said: "We are appealing for anyone who was in or who was travelling in the area around that time, or any witnesses to contact police in Downpatrick and the Collision Investigation Unit by calling 101, quoting reference 1530 of 24/08/17.

"Alternatively, information can also be given anonymously through the charity Crimestoppers 0800 555 111."

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