Saturday 23 March 2019

Woman (50s) dies following Kildare road crash

The crash at Allenwood, Co. Kildare
The crash at Allenwood, Co. Kildare
Naas General Hospital. (Photo: Google Maps)
Conor Feehan

Conor Feehan

A WOMAN has died following a road crash late last night, gardai have confirmed.

The crash happened at around 11pm at Rathangan Road, Allenwood South in Naas, Co Kildare.

A 52-year-old woman, who was the only person in her car, was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision.

Her body was brought to Naas General Hospital, where a post-mortem examination will be carried out today.

The local coroner has been notified about her death.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

The road remained closed this morning pending an examination by forensic crash investigators.

The victim of the crash is believed to be from the Allenwood locality.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Naas Garda Station 045-884300 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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