Police have named a man who tragically died after being trapped under his car in Rathfriland around lunchtime today, 1 July.

Thirty nine year old Loughlin Maginn, from the Warrenpoint area died in the incident at a car park on Downpatrick Street in Rathfriland.

In a statement police said "It is believed at this time that Loughlin tragically died after he became trapped under his car when it rolled a short distance after being parked in the car park shortly before 12.30pm on Wednesday afternoon."

Police enquiries into the incident are ongoing and officers would ask anyone that witnessed the incident or who may have captured dash-cam footage to contact them in Lurgan or the Collision Investigation Unit at Sprucefield on 101 quoting reference number 763 01/07/20.

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