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Friday 23 February 2018

Toddler dies in tragic road accident

Scene at Portlaoise Credit: Ciara Drennan
Scene at Portlaoise Credit: Ciara Drennan
Scene at Portlaoise Credit: Ciara Drennan

Gardaí in Portlaoise are investigating the death of three year old girl who died today in a fatal road traffic collision in St Brigids Place, Portlaoise.

The girl was struck by a van at 12.20pm today and was removed to Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise where she was pronounced dead.

The scene has been preserved.

A forensic collision investigation will be carried out at the scene.

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