Sligo crash victim named

The woman who died following a crash in County Sligo yesterday afternoon has been named locally as 82 year old Eithne Gallagher from Ballyshannon.

Ms Gallagher 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, and was later pronounced dead in hospital.

Her 86 year old husband Jim, a former Donegal and Ulster GAA star was driving the car. He was treated for his injuries at Sligo General Hospital.