Sixth death on Donegal’s roads


A full investigation has been launched by the Gardai following the death of another person on Donegal's roads.

A 34 year old man, originally from Belfast passed away at Letterkenny University Hospital overnight following a two vechicle collision on the outskirts of Lifford yesterday.

The man suffered severe injuries when his car was involved in a collsion with a lorry between Raphoe and Rossgier at Tullyrap just before 1pm yesterday afternoon.

A female passenger who is in her late teens remains in hospital.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to contact Letterkenny Garda Station.

Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council, Terence Slowey has again this morning, expressed the need for motorists to take care on the roads: