Gardai appealing for witnesses following fatal accident in Athy

first_img Twitter Home News Gardai appealing for witnesses following fatal accident in Athy News WhatsApp Gardai are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal accident in Athy, Kildare.The accident, involving a car and a pedestrian, happened on Wednesday but the pedestrian sadly died from her injuries today.Gardai say: “On Wednesday, May 20, Gardaí from Athy and Emergency Services personnel attended at the scene of a serious road traffic collision involving a pedestrian and a car.“The collision occurred at approximately 4.30pm on the R418 at Nicholastown near Athy.“The pedestrian, a woman aged in her late 50s, sustained serious injuries and was airlifted from the scene to Beaumont Hospital where she was pronounced dead today. WhatsApp Facebook By LaoisToday Reporter – 23rd May 2020 Electric Picnic organisers release statement following confirmation of new festival date Pinterest “A Garda family liaison officer has been appointed in the case. The investigation is ongoing.”Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact Athy Station on 059-8634210 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.SEE ALSO – 13 more Coronavirus deaths and 76 new cases as 2 metre social distance rule set to stay Bizarre situation as Ben Brennan breaks up Fianna Fáil-Fine Gael arrangement to take Graiguecullen-Portarlington vice-chair role Pinterest Previous articleMoment in Time: New dawn for Timahoe NS in 2008Next articleWho fears to speak of ’86? The unforgettable Battle of Aughrim LaoisToday Reporter Laois Councillor ‘amazed’ at Electric Picnic decision to apply for later date for 2021 festival “The driver of the car, a man in his 70s, was also taken for medical treatment. He was the sole occupant of the car.A full examination of the crash site and car was carried out by Garda Forensic Collison Investigators and PSV officers.“The Coroner has been notified and a post-mortem examination will be arranged. Electric Picnic Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR TAGSAthyGardai Electric Picnic Facebook News Gardai appealing for witnesses following fatal accident in Athylast_img read more

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