A man in his 30s has died following a collision with a parked car in County Wicklow yesterday evening.
It’s the second road death in the past 24 hours and the seventh since Friday.
Gardaí in Arklow are appealing for witnesses following the incident on Abbey Street, Arklow which happened before 8 o’clock yesterday evening.
There were no passengers in the car and the parked car was unoccupied at the time.
A post-mortem examination will be carried out on the man. The outcome will determine the course of a Garda investigation in the case.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone traveling in the Abbey Street area of Arklow at the time and has video footage (including dash-cam), is asked to make it available to Gardaí.
Meanwhile, early yesterday afternoon, in a separate incident in Tipperary, a man in his 50s died after a crash involving a car and a truck.
It happened at around five past twelve in the afternoon on the N62 at Whitefields in Templemore.
The driver of the truck, a man also aged in his 50s, was uninjured.