Tuesday 23 January 2018

Road crash claims another life

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Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

A second man has died after suffering serious injuries in a car crash earlier this week.

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information after the 23-year-old died in hospital yesterday.

He and a 28-year-old friend had been in a car which collided with a van on the Hyde Road near Limerick city on Tuesday night.

Both were rushed to University Hospital Limerick where the 28-year-old later died.

The the driver of the van, a man in his 40s, and his five-year-old daughter, were treated for minor injuries.

Eight people have been killed on Limerick roads so far this year.

"Investigating gardaí are renewing their appeal for information in relation to this collision," said a Garda spokeman.

Irish Independent

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