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Man And Woman Killed In Crashes In Clare And Limerick

Emily Keegan
Emily Keegan

02:09 5 Nov 2023

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Two people have been killed in separate crashes in Clare and Limerick overnight.

A pedestrian, aged in her 70s, has died after being hit by a van on the N67 at Moyasta, between Kilkee and Kilrush in County Clare.

That crash happened at around 7 o'clock yesterday evening.

Elsewhere, the driver of a minibus was killed when it hit the Athlunkard Bridge on Corbally Road in Limerick.

The man, aged in his 30s, died shortly before 3 o'clock this morning and was the only person in the bus at the time of the crash.

Both bodies have been removed to University Hospital Limerick, where post-mortem exams will be carried out.

Gardaí are investigating both cases, and are appealing for any witnesses to either incident to come forward with information.

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