Friday 19 October, 2018

One dead following crash in North Side

The driver of a silver Mercedes Benz was pronounced dead at the scene of a collision on Thursday night.

According to reports from the police, the single vehicle crash which took place at around 8:45PM occurred on North Side Road near the intersection of Frank Sound Road in North Side. 

It is believed that the vehicle involved in the collision, a silver Mercedes Benz, had run off the road and collided with a tree; the front section of the car was on fire.

Fire officers arrived and put out the blaze; the driver, a man, was removed from the vehicle and taken to the hospital by ambulance, where he was pronounced dead. 

No one else was in the vehicle.

The easterly lane of North Side Road was temporarily blocked by police for investigations.