Saturday 25 February 2017

Elderly woman (70) dies after being stuck by car in Mayo

Independent.ie Newsdesk

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The woman was killed on Emmet Street in Ballina Credit: Google Street View
The woman was killed on Emmet Street in Ballina Credit: Google Street View

An elderly woman (70) has died after she was stuck by a car while out walking last night in County Mayo.

The 70-year-old passed away earlier today at Beaumont Hospital in Dublin following a traffic incident in Ballina yesterday evening.

It is understood that the woman as killed while walking on Emmet Street at 9:15pm.

She was taken to nearby hospital before being transferred to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.

Gardaí said a forensic collision examination had been carried out on Emmet Street last night and that they were still investigating the incident.

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