Northern Ireland

Man dies after being struck by lorry

The incident happened on the Camlough Road near Newry
Image caption The incident happened on the Camlough Road near Newry

A man has died after being struck by a lorry outside Newry.

The victim, thought to be in his 20s, died following the incident on the Camlough Road shortly before 07:50 BST on Friday.

The Camlough Road roundabout has been closed and motorists are advised to seek alternative main routes.

The main A1 carriageway remains open, but the northbound on-slip lane to the Camlough Road has been closed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at Newry.