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Woman (30s) dies in tragic single vehicle collision in Granard area

Woman (30s) dies in tragic single vehicle collision in Granard area

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a fatal traffic collision that occurred overnight in Castlenugent, Granard, Co. Longford.

At approximately 10:30am this morning, Sunday June 27, 2021, Gardaí were alerted to an incident involving a single car at Lisryan, Castlenugent, Co. Longford.

The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, a female in her 30s was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body remains at the scene. The road is currently closed to allow for Forensic Collision Investigators to carry out a technical examination.

Gardaí in Granard are appealing for witnesses to come forward. They are appealing to any road users who were travelling in the area between 6pm on Saturday 26th June and 10:30am on Sunday 27th June, with camera footage (including dash-cam) to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Granard Gardaí on 043 668 7660, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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