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Sunday, August 9, 2020

Local Man Dies in Motorcycle Collision
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The victim was riding a motorcycle which was
involved in a collision with a van in Co Mayo on Sunday afternoon

A Co Antrim motorcyclist has been killed in a crash in the Republic.He has been named locally as Robert Wright, aged 55, from Stranocum.

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Mr Wright was riding a motorcycle which was involved in a collision with a van in Co Mayo on Sunday afternoon.

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It happened on the Hollymount to Claremorris Road at about 1.20pm.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Married to Lorna, Robert is survived by his three children, two boys and a girl.

A highly respected and popular member of his community, Robert was a member of the Stranocum Orange Lodge and the Stranocum RBP.

He worked at Chestnutt Animal Feeds in his home village.

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