Thursday 29 September 2016

Two killed in separate road accidents

Published 26/07/2015 | 08:35

Gardai are investigating the circumstances of the incident (stock photo)
Gardai are investigating the circumstances of the incident (stock photo)

TWO people have died in sepearate road accidents this weekend.

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A man died following a fall from an agricultural tractor.

The 57-year-old passenger was fatally injured in the incident which occurred at approximately 7.00pm yesterday evening.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene at Gortatlea, Mastergeehy, Killarney, Co Kerry.

His body has been removed to Kerry General Hospital where a post mortem examination will be carried out.

Gardai are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

Meanwhile a woman died in a three-car collision on Co Limerick this evening.

The woman is understood to be aged in her early 70s.

The accident occurred at around 6.30pm this evening on the N21.

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