Sunday 19 November 2017

Gardai investigate as pensioner dies in road crash

Gardai have sealed off the road for technical examination
Gardai have sealed off the road for technical examination

A PENSIONER has been killed in a road crash this evening.

The man, who was in his late 60s, died at the scene of the crash near Ballybofey, Co Donegal, around 8pm.

Gardai closed the road at Welchtown on the outskirts of the town after the incident in which a van and a car were involved.

The driver of the second vehicle was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital to be treated for his injuries which were not thought to be serious.

A technical examination of the scene is due to take place at dawn.

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