Trial to start of woman charged in connection with Mc Sherry road death


The trial of a woman accused of the death of a man by dangerous driving outside Bundoran is set to start tomorrow.

The Circuit Court in Donegal town was told today that the trial of 25-year-old Lisa Roohan could take two to three days.

Ms Roohan, from Boyannagh, near Bundoran, is charged with the death of Alan McSherry by dangerous driving near his home at Ardfarna outside Bundoran on August 25, 2013.

She is also accused of giving false information to a garda.

The body of 48-year-old Mr McSherry was found by his wife Jo on a narrow country road near their home. The couple had moved to Bundoran 16 years earlier from the Birkenhead area of England.

Mr McSherry was a surfer and worked as a handyman in Bundoran.