Pedestrian dies following Tipperary motorway incident
The man in his 60's was hit by a lorry on the M8 near Cahir on Thursday
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a man in his 60’s died on the M8 in Co Tipperary on Thursday.
The pedestrian was struck by an articulated lorry on the motorway near Burncourt in Cahir at around 3 o’clock in the afternoon.
The driver of the lorry, a man in his 30s, wasn’t injured in the incident.
The road was closed last night to allow for a technical examination.
Any witnesses to the crash, or any drivers with dashcam footage, are asked to contact Cahir Garda Station.