Monday 23 April 2018

Woman killed, two other people injured in two-car collision

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Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

A woman has died and two people have been injured following a two-car collision on Saturday afternoon.

The woman, aged in her early sixties, was killed when the car she was in collided with a second car at Feragh, Monaghan on the Monaghan to Ballybay Road.

The incident occurred at approximately 4.45p.m.

The female driver of the car, aged in her forties, was serious injured and taken to Monaghan Hospital. 

The male driver, aged in his forties, of the second car was taken to Cavan Hospital with minor injuries.

Garda Forensic Collision Investigators have been informed and the examination will take place in the morning, gardaí confirmed.

The Monaghan to Ballybay Road is currently closed and local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Monaghan Garda Station on 047 - 77201, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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