Easter tragedy as male and female die in separate road crashes
Published 19/04/2014 | 21:09
A man and woman were killed today in separate road accidents.
A 28-year-old man was killed in a car crash in Co Derry last night.
Police say his motorcycle collided with a tractor and trailer in Limavady at around 12.30pm this afternoon.
The driver of the tractor wasn't injured.
Two men in their twenties, who were on a second motorcycle, were taken to hospital.
Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
Separately, a 63-year-old woman was killed in a collision in New Ross, Co Wexford at approximately 7pm yesterday evening.
Her vehicle struck a wall and she was declared dead at the scene.
Her body has been taken to Wexford General Hospital.
Gardaí have made an arrest in connection with this investigation.