Irishwomen injured in French car crash

Irishwomen injured in French car crash

Two Irish women have been seriously injured following a traffic collision in northern France.

Reports indicate that one of the women was airlifted to hospital in critical condition while a second 18-year-old woman is also said to be in a serious condition.

The women are believed to be part of a family of eight who were involved in the crash which occurred in Beaumont-en-Auge on Wednesday.  

The Department of Foreign Affairs has said that it is aware of the case and is providing assistance.