Appeal for witnesses after pedestrian died in collision outside Tralee

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian died in a collision outside Tralee this morning. garda badge It happened on the main Tralee to Ardfert Road; the road had been closed for a time but has since re-opened. This fatal collision occurred at approximately 8.35 this morning on the main Tralee to Ardfert Road, near the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. A middle-aged man, who was a pedestrian and was local, died as a result. No one else was injured in the incident. The main Tralee Ardfert road was closed for a time following the collision, but has since reopened. Gardaí are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident, or saw a man walking on the road this morning to contact them in Tralee.