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The incident took place at 10pm yesterday evening. Alamy Stock Photo

Woman (30s) dies after two-vehicle collision on N24 in Tipperary last night

Four other people were taken to hospitals in Munster for treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.

A WOMAN IN her 30s has died after a two-vehicle collision in Kilsheelan, Co Tipperary last night.

She was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash that occurred on the N24 at approximately 10pm. Her body was taken to Waterford University Hospital where a post mortem examination will take place at a later stage.  

A man aged in his 40s, the driver of the first car, was conveyed to Waterford University Hospital (WUH) for treatment for injuries believed be non-life-threatening. The road remains closed at this time and local traffic diversions are in place.

The driver and one passenger, both men aged in their late teens, were also conveyed to WUH for treatment for non-life-threatening injuries. A second passenger, a woman also aged in her late teens, was taken to Tipperary University Hospital.

Gardaí and other emergency services attended the scene at approximately 10pm yesterday night.

An Garda Síochána are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward.

Any road users who may have camera footage, including dash-cam, and were travelling in the area of the N24 at Kilsheelan, Co. Tipperary between 9.30pm and 10.10pm last night are asked to make this footage available to Gardaí.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Clonmel Garda Station on 052 617 7640, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.

The scene is currently preserved for examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.