Appeal for witnesses following fatal tractor crash in Kilkenny 6 days ago

Appeal for witnesses following fatal tractor crash in Kilkenny

Very sad news.

A man in his late 50s has died following a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a tractor in Kilkenny.

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of the collision that occurred when a tractor overturned on the main road at Ballyogan, near Graiguenamanagh, in Kilkenny on 5 October around 3.45pm.

The driver of the tractor was removed to St. Lukes' Hospital in a serious condition but has since passed away.

Gardaí at Thomastown are appealing for any witnesses to this collision or for any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) who were travelling in the area at this time on Monday, 5 October, 2020 between 3.15pm and 4pm to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Thomastown Garda Station on 056 7754150, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.

Investigations are ongoing.