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Woman (80s) killed in fatal Cavan road crash


Garda stock photo

Garda stock photo

Garda stock photo

A woman in her early 80s has died in a single vehicle road collision this morning in Co Cavan.

Gardai are investigating the collision that occurred in the townland of Monelty, Stradone, Co. Cavan on Friday 18 June, 2021 at approximately 10.15am.

The woman who was the sole occupant of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

Her body was removed from the scene to Cavan General Hospital where a post mortem will take place in due course.

The road remains closed as Garda forensic collision investigators are at scene.

Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses, particularly any road users with camera footage, to contact them at Cavan Garda Station on (049) 4368800, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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