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Arlene Foster extends condolences as motorcyclist dies in Fermanagh crash

Police closed the Belfast Road between Fivemiletown and Brookeborough following a crash in which a motorcyclist died

A MOTORCYCLIST has died following a road traffic collision in Co Fermanagh yesterday evening.

Police closed the road in both directions in the aftermath of the incident, which happened on the Belfast Road between Fivemiletown and Brookeborough.

It is understood the deceased is a young man in his twenties.

First Minister Arlene Foster extended her condolences to the dead man's family.

"Heartbreaking news from my neighbourhood this evening," she said.

" Our prayers are with this young man's family who have been plunged into unimaginable grief. Please remember them."

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