Woman (90s) dies in Clare crash

A woman, aged in her 90s, has died in a single vehicle crash in Miltown Malbay, Co Clare
Woman (90s) dies in Clare crash

James Cox

A woman, aged in her 90s, has died in a single vehicle crash in Miltown Malbay, Co Clare.

Gardaí attended the scene of a fatal single car road traffic collision that occurred at Annagh, Miltown Malbay, Co Clare, at approximately 12:30am this morning.

A woman in her 90s, the driver and sole occupant of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body has since been removed to Limerick University Hospital where a postmortem examination will be conducted at a later date.

The road is currently closed to allow for an examination to be carried out by Forensic Collision Investigators. Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. They are particularly appealing to any road users who were travelling on this road at the time with camera footage to make this available to them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Kilrush Garda station on 065 908 0550, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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