Published Wednesday, 09 October 2013
Police in the Republic of Ireland are looking for the missing man. (© Getty)
Richard O'Donovan was bundled into a car after two vehicles crashed in the Swiftbrook Glen area of Virginia on Tuesday afternoon.
There was concern for the 31-year-old's safety - however police in the Republic of Ireland have now confirmed he has turned up again.
A statement explained: "Gardaí can confirm that Richard O' Donovan who was reported missing yesterday afternoon has been located safe and well."
Mr O'Donovan went missing after silver BMW X5 jeep collided with a blue/grey BMW 3 series car at the entrance to Swiftbrook Glen Estate, at about 3.30pm.
A number of men jumped out of the X5 and grabbed the victim, who is from the area, and forced him into the jeep before speeding away.
Gardaí thanked those who helped bring information forward in the case.
They continued: "There are no further details at this stage."
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