Man in his 20s dies after three vehicle crash on M1

A man in his 20s has died after a crash on the M1 early this morning.

Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 1:06 pm

The man was the driver of three vehicles involved in the crash close to the Moira off slip.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Police can confirm that a man in his twenties has died following a collision on the M1 this morning.

“He was the driver of one of three vehicles involved in the crash which occurred on the westbound carriageway close to the Moira off slip at around 4.45am.

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“Two other people, who were travelling in the same car, have been taken to hospital for treatment to injuries that are not thought to be life threatening.

“It’s understood the driver of the third vehicle was not injured.

“Police investigating the circumstances of the collision would like to hear from witnesses and anyone who may have captured dash-cam footage. Please call 101, quoting reference 207 31/03/21.”

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