Gardaí in Balbriggan are looking for witnesses after the death of a pedestrian on the M1.
A 27 year old man lost his life after being struck by a truck near junction 5, Balbriggan, at around seven o'clock yesterday evening. His body has been removed to James Connolly Memorial Hospital Mortuary.
The male driver of the truck was uninjured.
The scene of the collision on the M1 from junction 5 was closed for a time to facilitate Garda Forensic Collision Investigators but the motorway has since reopened.
Gardaí in Balbriggan are asking any members of the public who were travelling on the M1 yesterday evening or who witnessed the collision to contact them at 01-8020190, The Garda Confidential Line 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.