Friday 22 September 2017

Female driver in her 20s killed in accident between car and truck

Our Lady's Hospital, Navan
Our Lady's Hospital, Navan

Geraldine Gittens

A female driver in her 20s was killed in a car accident yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon.

The accident occurred at Moyleggan, Batterstown, County Meath when the woman’s car collided with a truck.

The woman, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body was removed to the morgue at Navan.

The truck driver, who was the sole occupant of the truck, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Navan hospital. 

The road is currently closed to facilitate a Garda forensic collision examination.

Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Ashbourne Garda Station on 01 8010600, The Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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