This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 0 °C Wednesday 23 January, 2019

23-year-old woman killed after tree falls on car in Mullingar

The incident occurred on the road to Ballymahon.

Image: Photocall Ireland Archive

Updated 11.21pm

A WOMAN HAS died after a tree fell on her car in Mullingar, County Westmeath.

The 23-year-old was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

The incident occurred on the road to Ballymahon from Mullingar shortly after 4pm this evening.

She was rushed to Mullingar General Hospital, but died a short time later.

Diversions are currently in place.

Originally published 6.34pm

Read: One injured after canopy collapses at Kent Railway Station, Cork >

More: What’s the severe ‘red alert’ weather like where you are? >

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

About the author:

Nicky Ryan

Read next: