Cookies on Offaly Independent website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. We also use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Offaly Independent website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time by amending your browser settings.
How does Offaly Independent use cookies?
Cookies enable us to identify your device, or you when you have logged in. We use cookies that are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic features. We use cookies to enhance the functionality of the website by storing your preferences, for example. We also use cookies to help us to improve the performance of our website to provide you with a better user experience.
We don't sell the information collected by cookies, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).
Hide Message
  • News

Ferbane road traffic fatality

Friday, 27th December, 2013 10:58am

Gardai are investigating a single vehicle road traffic accident near Ferbane on St Stephen's Day which claimed the life of a woman in her late 40s.

The woman was injured when her car left the Ballycumber Road (R436), two kilometres east of Ferbane at about 4pm on St Stephen's Day.

She was the sole occupant and no other vehicles were involved. She was pronounced dead at the scene and her body has been removed to The Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore.

This stretch of road was closed for some time to allow an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

Witnesses are asked to contact Banagher Garda Station on 057-9151310, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.




Offaly Independent-Read in full for FREE. Subscribe here.