A woman who was seriously injured in a crash between a truck and a car yesterday was airlifted to hospital following the incident. The crash happened on the N17 at Claremorris at around 12 noon yesterday afternoon (November 19 ). At the time of going to print, no further update on the driver's condition was available.
The female driver of the car was the sole passenger in her vehicle and the truck driver was uninjured in the collision. The road was closed following the crash for a Garda forensic collision examination, and the driver was airlifted to University Hospital Galway for treatment.
Gardai in Claremorris are appealing for witnesses to the collision to contact them on 094 9372080, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.