Latest: Police release name of Dungannon crash victim

The scene on the Killybracken Road on Wednesday.INTT2714-313
The scene on the Killybracken Road on Wednesday.INTT2714-313

Police have released the name of the man killed in a crash near Dungannon this morning.

Phelim Alexander Brady, 69 who was from the Caledon area, died after the crash involving a lorry and a tractor at Killybracken Road.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Shortly after 10:20am, it was reported that a lorry collided with a tractor and trailer in the area. It is believed that Phelim died at the scene.

“A 43 year old man, believed to have been driving the tractor was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment for his injuries. His condition is described as serious but stable.

“A 50 year old man believed to be the driver of the lorry was subsequently arrested in relation to the incident. He is currently assisting police with their enquiries.”

Enquiries are continuing and officers investigating this collision are keen to hear from witnesses and can be contacted at the Collision Investigation Unit by calling the non-emergency number 101.