Castleblaney Gardai have appealed for the public's assistance in their investigation into an incident in the Carnaveigh area of the town yesterday.
The body of a man in his 80s was discovered on the side of the road at Carnaveigh, Castleblaney at 4pm yesterday afternoon [October 11].
A blue Opel Corsa was found crashed nearby. The driver of the car, a woman in her 20s, was not injured.
The body of the man was removed to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital where a post mortem examination will take place. Garda Forensic Collision Investigators have undertaken an examination of the scene.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Castleblaney Garda Station on 042 9747900