16 January 2024

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Woman in her eighties dies in three-car collision at N17 at Milltown

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Woman in her eighties dies in three-car collision at N17 at Milltown

A woman in her eighties has died in today’s three-car collision on the N17 at Milltown.

Gardaí are investigating the collision involving a van and two cars, that occurred shortly after 10 this morning at Gortnagunned.

The elderly woman who died was a passenger in one of the cars.

The woman driving the car, who is in her forties, is being treated at UHG for injuries believed to be non-life threatening.

The driver of the van, a man in his fifties, is being treated for serious injuries at UHG.

The driver of the second car, a woman in her twenties, was uninjured and received treatment at the scene.

The N17 at Milltown remains closed this tea-time with local diversions in place.

A technical examination by Forensic Collision Investigators is ongoing.

Any road users who may have camera footage, including dash-cam, and were travelling on the N17 at Gortnagunned, Milltown, between 9:30am and 10am are asked to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Tuam Garda Station on 093 70840, that’s a Tuam number 70840.

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