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Saturday 21 October 2017

Woman injured in horrific early morning M50 crash earlier this week dies

The scene of a crash between a car and a lorry on the M50 at Junction 7 Southbound
The scene of a crash between a car and a lorry on the M50 at Junction 7 Southbound
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A WOMAN injured in a crash on the M50 earlier this week has died in hospital, gardai have confirmed.

The woman, who was 47 and believed to be from Co Offaly, suffered serious injuries in the accident when the car she was driving collided with two lorries.

The motorway remained closed for seven hours after the collision. Emergency services were at the scene for a number of hours and managed to get the victim from her car.

She was moved by ambulance to Tallaght Hospital and despite the medical team’s best efforts she lost her fight for life this morning.

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