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Woman (75) dies after car hits ditch

An elderly woman died when her car left the road and ended up in a ditch in Co Galway yesterday.

The 75-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, near Ballymore, Laurencetown. She was the sole occupant of the vehicle and her body was removed to Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe for a post-mortem examination.

Irish Independent