Lorry driver dies following crash

The lorry driver involved in a crash near Pettigo has died.

The lorry driver involved in a crash near Pettigo has died.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed that the man, who was being treated at the scene, has passsed away.

His lorry left the Laghey to Pettigo road, on the outskirts of Pettigo, at around 12 noon.

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene.

The R232 Laghey to Pettigo road is closed with diversions in place at Laghey and Leonard’s Corner.