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Man dies in Newtownabbey crash

A man has died in a road crash in Newtownabbey. Picture by Mal McCann

A man has died in a road crash in Newtownabbey early this morning.

The man was driving a grey Ford Focus which was found in a field on Upper Hightown Road at 2.20am.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed overnight but reopened this morning.

Police appealed to anyone who was in the area this morning and has dash cam footage of the crash to contact officers on 101.

A man died in a crash on Upper Hightown Road in Newtownabbey. Picture by Mal McCann

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