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Female pedestrian killed in early morning accident

NewsBy Morgan Flanagan Creagh
Female pedestrian killed in early morning accident

A female pedestrian was killed this morning after she was struck by a van in Co Cavan.

The woman, aged in her early 80's, suffered serious injuries when she was struck by a van.

She was taken to Cavan General Hospital where she was pronounced dead. A post mortem is to be arranged.

The incident occurred at 7:15am this morning at the townland of Lisgrea on the N3 near Virginia.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information is asked to contact Baileboro Garda Station on 042 9694570, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

The road has since been closed pending a forensic examination.