Newry police call for witnesses after road traffic collision

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Friday, November 27th, 2020

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a fatal road traffic collision.


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The collision happened in the Blaney Road area of Crossmaglen.



Newry police said it took place in the early hours of Sunday 23 August.

The collision resulted in the untimely death of 40-year-old Michael Kirk.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who may have been walking or driving in and around the Crossmaglen area or on the Blaney Road, especially between the hours of 3:30 and 4:30 am, to make contact.

Please check your dashcam or any mobile phone recordings – do you have any footage for the area at this time?

Inspector Darren Hardy said, “We are keen for anyone with information, or who can recall seeing Michael to contact us so we can piece together his movements prior to the collision.



“His mobile phone was lost in the area at this time and we are keen to get this returned to his family.

“If you found a mobile phone in the Crossmaglen or you are a business owner to whom was handed in a lost phone at this time, please contact Police in Newry on the non-emergency number 101.


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He adds, “Quote reference number 515 of 23/08/20 at your earliest convenience.”





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