Man charged over road death

A 21-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving for causing the death of a father of four in Co Kerry 18 months ago.

Shane Fitzgerald from Meelin in Newmarket in Co Cork was charged over the death of cyclist 42 year old Paudie O'Leary, on 1st July 2012 at Scrahanfadda in Co Kerry.

Fitzgerald was arrested in the UK last month after an arrest warrant was issued and extradited back to Ireland to face the charges.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Tralee District Court again on Wednesday.

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