07 Aug 2022

Pedestrian dies following a collision on the Foreglen Road near Claudy, road remains closed, diversions in place

A pedestrian has died following a collision on the Foreglen Road near Claudy. It’s understood the man was struck by a car at around 2am this morning. The road remains closed between Baranailt Road and Gortilea Road. Traffic from Derry towards Dungiven diverting through Claudy. Traffic from Dungiven to Derry diverting onto Baranailt Road. Inspector Peter Duncan said: “We are appealing for witnesses or anyone who was travelling on the Foreglen Road at around 2am to contact us. We are especially keen to hear from anyone who may have captured dashcam footage of the man walking along the road or of the Blue Hyundai involved in the collision. Please call 101, quoting reference 154 18/08/18.”

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