56 year old woman dies following car crash this morning


A 56-year-old woman has died following a single vehicle crash in Ballinasloe this morning.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision which occurred at around 10.20am at Lismanny, Laurencetown, Ballinasloe on the R355 Eyrecourt to Ballinasloe Road.

The woman was the sole occupant of the car.

Her body was removed to University Hospital Galway where a post mortem is due to take place.

Gardaí are asking anyone with information to come forward.

A Garda spokesman said: “Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them in Ballinasloe on 090 9631890, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda stat