Elderly woman dies in Cavan road crash

A woman in her 80’s has died in a single vehicle crash in Co Cavan.

It’s believed the collision happened yesterday evening when the car she was driving struck a ditch.

Gardaí were called to the crash scene on a local road at Keenagh near Ballyjamesduff when the alarm was raised at about 10.45 this morning.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and her body has been taken to Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan, for a post-mortem.

The collision occurred on a local road at Keenagh near Ballyjamesduff.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and her body has since been removed to Our Lady’s Hospital Navan for a post-mortem examination. The local Coroner has been notified.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Bailieboro Garda Station 042-9694570 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.