Northern Ireland

Man dies in Katesbridge road accident

Road accident sign

A 28-year-old man has died in a road accident in Katesbridge, County Down.

He was Cecil McCutcheon, who was from the village. The crash happened at about 1415 BST on Saturday, when a Ford Sierra car left the road.

Police said initial enquiries suggested only one vehicle was involved in the accident on Katesbridge Road.

A second man in his 20s was in the car, but he did not require hospital treatment. The road was closed for a time but has since reopened.