Calls for a safety audit on the N2 road to be made public

A local councillor is calling for a safety audit on the N2 road to be made public.

Fine Gael councillor Aidan Campbell raised the issue at the most recent meeting of Monaghan County Council.

Local councillors have been continuously calling on the Minister for Transport Shane Ross and TII to redesign the N2 from Aclint to Castleblayney as the road has seen a number of fatal accidents in the past few years.

Councillor Campbell says that the road is not entirely to blame however, and says that the public need to know the extent of local dangerous driving in order to prevent future casualties: