Latest: Man arrested after second road tragedy in Co Tyrone

Accident
Accident

A man in his 40’s year old has died following a two vehicle collision involving a lorry and a van in Co Tyrone.

The accident happened on the Melmount Road, Victoria Bridge, Strabane last night, Saturday 11 April at around 10 pm.

One male has been arrested and is assisting police with their enquiries

One male has been arrested and is assisting police with their enquiries.

“Inspector Johnathan Hunter said, “I appeal to anyone who witnessed this collision or has information in relation to it, to please contact us at Strabane on 101.”

The road has now re-open to traffic.

On Saturday morning 23-year-old Jayne Burnside from Cookstown was killed after she was struck by a vehicle outside Tullyhogue.

And in the early hours of Sunday morning a woman in her fifties died after a single vehicle crash on the Moneymore to Cookstown road.