The Drumcroon Road was closed this afternoon after a serious crash where a man was killed. Picture: Chris Roberts
A man has died following a road traffic collision on the Drumcroon Road this afternoon.
It is believed that the accident, which involved a van and a lorry, took place around 1.30PM this afternoon.
The Drumcroon Road in Coleraine was closed from Dunhill Road to Kinnyglass Road whilst emergency services attended the scene.
In the aftermath of the crash, a police spokesperson said: "Police can confirm that a man has died following a two vehicle road traffic collision on the Drumcroon Road in Coleraine this afternoon, Wednesday 20 February.
"The man was the driver of a transit van that was involved in a collision with a lorry shortly before 1.25pm. The driver of the lorry was not seriously injured as a result of the collision.
Inspector Colin Shaw is appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone who was travelling on the Drumcroon Road and who has dash-cam footage of the collision to contact local officers in Coleraine or the Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting reference 595 20/02/19".