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Pedestrian dies after three vehicle crash in Poyntzpass

Poyntzpass Road. Credit: Google
Poyntzpass Road. Credit: Google

A male pedestrian has died after being involved in a three-vehicle collision in Poyntzpass on Sunday evening.

The crash happened on Poyntzpass Road at around 6.10pm and involved a silver Mitsibushi Shogun, a red Vauxhall Astra and black Volkswagen Tiguan.

Police, along with the ambulance service, attended the scene but the male pedestrian died at the scene.

Inspector Johnstone said: "I want to appeal to anyone travelling on the Poyntzpass Road prior to, or around the time of the collision, and who saw what occurred, or who captured it on their dash cam to contact us on 101, quoting reference number 1409 of 22/12/19.

"Poyntzpass Road remains closed in both directions this morning as we continue with our enquiries. Drivers are advised to seek alternative route, if possible."

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