Belfast Telegraph

Elderly woman killed in car crash

An 82-year-old woman has been killed in a car crash in Co Roscommon.

The single-vehicle accident happened at Mockmoyne, just outside Boyle, on the Boyle to Ballymote Road at 10.20am on Saturday morning.

The woman, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, was taken to Sligo General Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The road remained closed to facilitate a forensic collision examination and diversions were in place.

Witnesses are asked to contact the Gardai in Boyle on 071 966 4620 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.


From Belfast Telegraph