Elderly man dies in Co Down collision


An 80-year-old man has died following a three car collision in Co Down.

The collision happened on the A24 Carryduff Road, between Carryduff and Ballynahinch, at about 5.15pm on May 22.

Inspector Gary Jones said they were investigating the fatal road traffic collision which happened close to the Tempo Golf Club.

He said the 80-year-old man who dies had been a passenger in a car.

“I appeal to anyone who witnessed the collision to contact police in Lisburn on 101,” he added.

Two other people, including a pregnant woman, were also injured in the collision.