Gardai confirm Sligo crash victim was from Donegal

Gardai have confirmed that the woman who died following a crash in County Sligo this afternoon was from Ballyshannon.

The woman in her eighties was critically injured when  the car in which she was a passenger was in collision with a lorry near Cliffoney on the N15 Bundoran to Sligo road.

She was later pronounced dead in Sligo General Hospital.

The drivers of the car and the lorry were also brought to hospital with less serious injuries