43-year-old lorry driver killed in Strabane collision

A 43-year-old man has died in a traffic accident involving two lorries in County Tyrone.

It happened on the Melmount Road in Strabane at about half past three this morning.

Another man was taken to hospital with lower leg injuries which are not thought to be life-threatening.

A police spokesperson said the road, which is part of the main route between Strabane and Omagh, was likely to be closed for some time.