Thursday 22 August 2019

VIDEO: Car collides with crowds in Dundalk cemetery injuring several people

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Several people have been injured, one seriously, as a car reportedly collided with crowds at a cemetery in Dundalk. Gardai confirmed an incident happened at around 4pm on Sunday in Co Louth. A pedestrian was seriously hurt and others sustained minor injuries in the incident at Dowdallshill, Dundalk. In a statement, the Garda said: "It is understood from initial investigations that one pedestrian was seriously injured and a number of other pedestrians received minor injuries following a road traffic collision." Footage posted online showed emergency services in attendance as a large crowd gathered at St Patrick's cemetery.

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