Northern Ireland

Arrest after man in 70s dies after Omagh road accident

A 43-year-old man has been arrested after a man in his 70s died after he was knocked down by a car in Omagh.

The incident involving the pensioner, who was from the town, happened in Sedan Avenue near the bus depot on Wednesday morning.

The victim's name has not yet been released by the police.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the accident to contact them on 0845 600 8000.