Two killed in horror crash in Donegal

NewsBy Sunday World

Two people have died and a man has been hospitalised after a serious road traffic crash at a notorious accident blackspot in Co Donegal this afternoon.

The incident happened on a bend on the main Letterkenny to Derry N13 road about 1km from Newtowncunningham at around 2pm.

A number of people have died in accidents on the same stretch of road in recent years.

Gardai, ambulance and fire service are still at the scene of the incident.

Gardai have confirmed that a male and female aged in their 30s were pronounced dead at the scene.

A third male was taken by Ambulance to Hospital in Derry.

The local coroner has been notified.

Gardai say that two vehicles were involved in the accident and it may be several hours before the scene is cleared.