Road victim named after Hilltown collision

The two-vehicle collision happened on Bryansford Road, at its junction with the Kinnahalla Road, at about 18:00 BST on Monday evening.
Mr Lively, a local farmer, was 60 years old
The two-vehicle collision happened on Bryansford Road, at its junction with the Kinnahalla Road, at about 18:00 BST on Monday evening. Mr Lively, a local farmer, was 60 years old

A 60-year-old man who died following a two vehicle road traffic collision in Hilltown last night, Monday, 15 August has been named.

Police have confirmed that the road victim was Patrick Gerald Lively.

Constable Stephen Dickson, Collision Investigation Unit said: “This incident occurred at approximately 6.00pm last night on the Bryansford Road at the junction with the Kinnahalla Road in Hilltown.

“I would appeal to anyone who was in the area at this time and who may have information which would assist our enquiries to contact the Collision Investigation Unit at Sprucefield on the non-emergency number 101.

“The Bryansford Road/Kinnahalla Road is currently closed and will remain so for some time. Local diversions are in place.”