Northern Ireland

Man, 46, dies in Newtownabbey collision

A 46-year-old man has died in a road crash in County Antrim.

The collision, involving a car and a motorcycle, happened on the Monkstown Road in Newtownabbey shortly before 07:00 GMT on Friday.

The police have appealed to anyone who saw the accident, or who was travelling or walking on the Monkstown Road or Doagh Road at the time, to contact them on 0845 600 8000.

The man's name has not yet been released.

The road has now reopened following the accident.