Arrest after fatal RTC

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Police today arrested a man in connection to a fatal road traffic collision in Derry.

Sixty-nine year old David Ritchie from Tullyally died following the tragic accident near Burntollet Bridge which took place around 8.45pm last Wednesday.

Today a PSNI spokeswoman said a 30 year old man has been arrested.

“Police are again appealing for anyone who saw a black Vauxhall Astra and a silver Vauxhall Astra being driven on the Glenshane Road in the time leading up to the collision on April 17 to contact the Collision Investigation Unit via Strand Road on 0845 600 8000.

“Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111,” she said.