Man dies in Wicklow following a single-car crash

Man dies in Wicklow following a single-car crash

A man(20s) died following a single-car crash this morning in County Wicklow.

Garda are seeking witnesses, the incident happened around one morning in Ballinacarrig Lower in Rathdrum.

The male driver, in his late teens, was brought to St. Vincent's Hospital in Dublin with non-life-threatening injuries while the male passenger was confirmed dead at the spot.

Emergency services and the Garda are on the scene, and the Garda Forensic Collision Investigators are conducting a technical examination.

Local detours are in effect, and the route is still closed.

Gardaí appeals to anyone who may have witnessed the collision, and any road users who may have dash-cam footage and were in the area between 12:30 and 1:30 this morning to contact Wicklow Garda Station, the Garda Confidential Line or any Garda station.