Man arrested in connection with crash that killed three Donegal women, released

A man arrested in connection with a crash in Co Louth earlier this year that claimed the lives of three Donegal women has been released without charge.

Margret McGonigle of Castlereagh Bruckless, her daughter Mairead Mundy of Ballyloughan Bruckless and friend Rachel Battles also of Ballyloughan Bruckless died following a three vehicle collision near Aclint Bridge, Ardee, just before 1 o’clock on the morning of July 21st.

Gardai have confirmed the man was released yesterday with a file sent to the Director of Public Prosecution.