28 Jun 2022

Two men die following horrific three car collision in Sligo

Two men die following horrific three car collision in Sligo

Two men die following horrific three car collision in Sligo

Gardaí are currently at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision that occurred on the N15 in Rathcormack, Co Sligo this afternoon, Sunday, June 5 2022 at approximately 5.20pm.

Three cars were involved in the collision.

Two males, the driver and passenger of one vehicle, were fatally injured during the collision. The bodies of both males remain at the scene.

Emergency services are also at the scene.

The N15 is currently closed between Sligo town and Drumcliffe while Garda Forensic Collision Investigators conduct a technical examination of the scene.

The road will remain closed overnight. Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí in Sligo are appealing to any person who may have witnessed this collision to contact them.

Any road users who may have camera footage (including dash cam) of the Rathcormack area between 5pm and 5.30pm are asked to make this available to investigating Gardaí.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sligo Garda Station on 071 915 7000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

Other fatalities 

Friday 3rd June
Two male motorcyclists (50s/ 60s) killed in Road Traffic Collision on the M50 Motorway, Dublin
Female (early 40s) died in vehicle related incident in Cork City

Saturday 4th June
Male Motorcyclist (early 40s) killed in Road Traffic Collision in Clifden, Co Kilkenny.

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