Funerals of road collision victims take place today in Bruckless

The funerals will take place today of the three women who lost their lives in a fatal road traffic collision in Co Louth on Friday.

The funeral masses of Rachel Battles, Mairead Munday and Maragaret McGonigle will take place at the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless.

69 year old Margret McGonigle of Castlereagh Bruckless, her daughter Mairead Munday of Ballyloughan Bruckless and Rachel Battles also of Ballyloughan Bruckless, both in their 30s died, in a fatal road traffic collision on Friday.

The three vehicle crash occurred in the early hours of the morning on the N2 in Co Louth between Ardee and Aclint Bridge.

Two men were taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The funeral of mother and daughter, Margaret McGonigle and Mairead Mundy will take place this morning at 11am at the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless.

And the funeral mass of Rachel Battles will take place this afternoon at 2:30pm at the Church of Saint Joseph and Saint Conal, Bruckless.