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Man killed after car collides with bus carrying group of teenagers returning from music event

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
Garda diversions are in place
Garda diversions are in place

A 36-year-old man has died after his car collided with a bus carrying a group of teenagers returning from a music event in Longford.

The accident happened just after 11pm, at Edgewardstown on the N4 Dublin to Sligo road.

The man, believed to be a foreign national, was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

There were no reports of serious injuries among the minibus passengers.

Gardaí have preserved the scene as part of their investigation.

The Dublin to Sligo road is closed outside Longford town but diversions are in place.