Collision kills woman and elderly man
A MAN and woman died yesterday following a collision between a lorry and two cars.
Emergency services were called to the A1 on the outskirts of Newry, Co Down, at 2.45pm.
Police confirmed a man in his 80s and a woman in her 40s had died.
They were travelling in the same car.
A PSNI spokesman said: “The collision, involving a lorry, a silver Skoda Fabia and a bronze coloured Ford Focus, occurred at around 2.45pm on the northbound carriageway at the Moneymore Road junction.
“Officers from the Collision Investigation Unit are investigating and would ask any witnesses or anyone with dash-cam footage which could assist them with their enquiries to contact them on 101 quoting reference number 731 12/10/18.”
CRASH PSNI attended scene