Friday 23 March 2018

Man (23) dies two days after he was injured in road crash

University Hospital Limerick
University Hospital Limerick
Cathal McMahon

Cathal McMahon

A 23-year-old man has died two days after he was injured in a road crash.

The man is the second person to die as a result of the crash.

Michael Madigan was pronounced dead at University Hospital, Limerick this evening.

He was the driver of the car involved in the collision with a van on Hyde Road, Limerick on Tuesday at around 7.40pm.

A man in his 40s and his young daughter (5), who were travelling in the van at the time, were not seriously injured.

Garda Forensic collision investigators examined the scene. Tonight, gardai appealed for information.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Roxboro Road Garda Station 061-214340 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

Three units of the Limerick City and County Fire Service responded to the scene, along with Gardai, and a HSE ambulance crew.

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