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The N2 at Carickmacross (File photo)
The N2 at Carickmacross (File photo)
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Two men die after cars collide on Monaghan road

Both men were declared dead at the scene of the crash in Carrickmacross.
Jul 11th 2014, 1:06 PM 13,007 5

TWO MEN HAVE died after the cars they were driving collided on a road in Monaghan this morning.

Gardaí in Carrickmacross said that crash happened on the N2 at around 11am today.

Both men – one in his late 50s and the other in his 60s – were pronounced dead at the scene. There were no other occupants in either of the two cars involved.

The road is closed while a forensic examination is carried out.

Gardaí have appealed for any witnesses to contact Carrickmacross Garda Station on 042 969 0190 or the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111.

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