A man in his 30s has died after a two vehicle road traffic collision near Newry last night, Thursday, police have confirmed.
The incident happened at around 8.30pm on the A1 northbound carriageway.
The collision involved a cyclist and a lorry.
The cyclist was taken to hospital but died from his injuries a short time later.
The road has now reopened.
Sgt Lawrence Spier, of the Collision Investigation Unit, appealed for witnesses or anyone with information to contact the non-emergency number on 101.