Two males, aged 23 and 26 years old, have been detained for dangerous driving
A 51-year-old man, who was driving along the Newtownbalregan road at 12:40am on Sunday night (February 18) was hit by a vehicle.
Posts on the New Traffic Watch Louth And Monaghan And Speed Vans Facebook group reported seeing a number of ambulances and Garda squad cars in pursuit of the dangerous drivers.
Dundalk Gardai said that two males were arrested and taken to hospital as a “precautionary measure”.
No life-threatening injuries were sustained in the crash, according to the gardai.
The two young males are currently being questioned by Gardai at Dundalk Garda Station.