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Woman dies following a crash between a car and a lorry in Co Offaly

Woman dies following a crash between a car and a lorry in Co Offaly

Tragically, a 70-year-old woman passed away in a serious road collision involving an articulated lorry and a car Saturday morning at 8:30 AM on the N62 outside Ferbane, Co Offaly.

Emergency services arrived at the scene and the female driver of the car was taken to Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore, where she sadly succumbed to her injuries.

No other injuries were reported.





The road remained closed with local diversions in place on Saturday evening.

Garda Forensics Collision Investigators will carry out a technical examination of the scene later this evening, according to an official statement from Garda.

Gardaí urge anyone with information to contact the confidential line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.