Young man and woman hospitalised following collision near Ballymahon

N55 remained closed late into the night

Jessica Thompson

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Jessica Thompson

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Two car collision at Burt

A male and female in their 20s were taken to hospital following a single-vehicle collision, which took place on the N55 at Clonard, Ballymahon on News Year's Day at approximately 5.40pm.

Gardaí and emergency services including the local fire service attended the scene and the road was closed in both directions, with garda checkpoints set up to redirect traffic.

The road remained closed late into the night.

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