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Woman (48) dies following crash earlier today


GARDAI are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision earlier today.

The incident happened at Coollishall Upper, Gorey, Co. Wexford, at approximately 10.30am.

A 48-year-old woman was seriously injured when the car she was driving collided head on with a 4x4 vehicle on the R772 between Gorey and Clough.

She was taken by air Ambulance to Tallaght Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the second car, a man aged in his 40s, sustained minor injuries.


Forensic collision investigators examined the scene and the road has since reopened to traffic.


Anyone with information is asked to contact Gorey Garda Station 053-9165200, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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