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Driver in critical condition following collision with lorry

The PSNI has appealed for information about a road collision in Co Tyrone (Niall Carson/PA)
Jonathan McCambridge, PA

A man in his 60s is in a critical condition in hospital after his car collided with a lorry in a Co Tyrone village.

The incident occurred on the Knockmany Road in Augher on Friday night.

The collision involving an Audi Q5 and a Scania lorry was reported to police at around 8.40pm.

The injured man was the driver of the car.

The Knockmany Road remained closed overnight whilst police examined the scene. It has now reopened.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or captured dash-cam footage is asked to contact police by calling 101, quoting reference 1876 27/01/23.

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