Wednesday 21 March 2018

Two killed in fatal road traffic accidents in Cork and Sligo overnight reporters

TWO people lost their lives in accidents on the road overnight.

A woman in her 70’s died when the car she was driving was involved in an accident at Dromgarriff, Glengarriff, Co Cork yesterday evening. The male driver of the other car was unhurt.

The road is currently closed pending a Garda Forensic Examination and diversions are in place.

Gardaí in Sligo are investigating an accident which claimed the life of a 26 year old motorcyclist. The man died when his motorcycle hit a ditch at Doonmarray, Ballygawley, Co Sligo just before half past eight last night.

He was taken to Sligo General Hospital and was pronounced dead shortly before 10pm. No other person was involved.

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