A woman (70) died in a serious traffic accident in Co Sligo yesterday afternoon.
Just after 3pm, gardaí and emergency services were made aware of the accident involving a car and jeep on the N15 at Creevykeel, Cliffoney.
The occupants of both vehicles, three women and one man, were taken from the scene of the accident to Sligo General Hospital by ambulance.
A Garda spokesman said: “A 70-year-old woman who was traveling in the car was later pronounced dead at hospital.
“The road is currently closed and there are local diversions in place. A technical investigation of the crime scene is being conducted by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.”
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this collision to get in touch. All road users who were in the area with camera footage (including dashcam) at the time are asked to make the footage available to Gardaí.
Anyone with information can contact Sligo Garda Station on 071 9157000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.
https://www.independent.ie/news/woman-70s-dies-following-two-vehicle-collision-in-co-sligo-41829972.html Woman, 70, dies after two vehicles collide in Co Sligo