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Tuesday 20 March 2018

Man (63) killed in Tipperary car crash

A 35-year-old passenger is recovering in hospital


A 63-year-old man was killed in a car accident in Co Tipperary.

The single vehicle smash occurred at approximately 2:45pm at Newtown, New Inn, Cashel, Co Tipperary.

He collided with a tree and pronounced dead at the scene.

He was removed to South Tipperary General Hospital in Clonmel, where a post-mortem examination will be carried out.

He was accompanied by a 35-year-old man, who is currently recovering in the same hospital, although his injuries are not said to be critical, according to Gardai.

The scene is currently closed for technical examination.

Gardai are appealing to any one with information to contact The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.


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