Northern Ireland

Man is killed in Larne car crash

road closed

A man has been killed in a car accident in County Antrim.

He was involved in a collision between a car and a motorcycle at the Ballysnod Road in Larne at about 19:00 BST on Tuesday evening.

The Browndod Road and Owenstown Road has reopened. Police have appealed for witnesses.

East Antrim Alliance MLA Stewart Dickson described the man's death as "tragic news".

"I want to express my deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the man who died in this accident," he said.

"It is always so tragic to hear of news like this and traffic accidents cause so much devastation."