76 year old woman in fatal Derrinturn car accident

Gardai are investigating fatal car crash.
A 76 year old woman has died from injuries she sustained in a car accident near Derrinturn yesterday.

A 76 year old woman has died from injuries she sustained in a car accident near Derrinturn yesterday.

The accident occured at approximately 3.30pm on Wednesday afternoon between Derrinturn and Carbury.

It’s reported that only one vehicle was involved in what Gardai say was a “serious single vehicle collision”.

The woman was one of threes people in the car. The others were a 77 year old man and a 10 year old boy.

The woman was taken to the Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore where she later died.

The man and the boy were also hospitalised, but for non life-threatening injuries.

The road was sealed off by Gardaiu to allow for technical examination by Gardai.