Funeral of Mullagh man killed in crash taking place today

The funeral of a Cavan man killed in a crash last week is taking place this morning.

Joseph Smith from Mullagh was killed in the collision on the Kells road in Navan on Thursday. His motorbike was in collision with a van at around 12.20 in the afternoon.

He’s originally from Moynalty and is survived by his wife and six children.

Due to restrictions in place due to the coronavirus pandemic, his funeral mass in Mullagh today is private to family and close friends.

Joe’s family have asked people to make a donation to charity or do a random act of kindness in his memory.