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Saturday 24 March 2018

Woman dies after car collides with pillar and lamppost

A WOMAN in her 20s has died after a single car accident this morning.

Gardai in Mayo are investigating the crash which occurred on the N17, at Lurga, Charlestown between 7.30am and 8am.

"A female in her twenties, was fatally injured when the vehicle she was driving collided with a lamppost and a pillar," a garda spokesman said. 

"The woman was pronounced dead at scene and was removed to Mayo General Hospital, Castlebar where a post mortem is to be arranged.

"Traffic restrictions are in place at the scene so delays can be expected."

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