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29/09/2021

Man arrested after fatal South East crash released without charge

Man arrested after fatal South East crash released without charge

Gardaí in Gorey investigating the fatal road traffic collision that occurred Northbound on the M11 (off Clogh roundabout), Gorey on Saturday afternoon have released the man who was detained.

He was released without charge this afternoon and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Investigations ongoing.

A man in his 30s died following the serious road crash in Wexford.

The collision involving a truck and another vehicle occurred Northbound on the M11 (off Clogh roundabout), Gorey, at approximately 2.10pm on Saturday, June 22. 

The vehicle involved, set alight as a result of the collision and the sole occupant of the vehicle, a man in his 30s was fatally injured.

The male occupant of the truck was uninjured.

The road has since re-opened and the man's body has been removed from the scene and taken to the mortuary at Waterford University Hospital where a postmortem took place on Sunday.

Gardaí are appealing to motorists with Dash Cam footage, travelling from Camolin towards the M11 Northbound to Clogh, Gorey, between 1.50pm and 2.15pm, to contact Gorey Garda Station on 053 9430690, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda station.

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