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Woman airlifted to hospital after crash that also injured girl (5)

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A woman (20s) was airlifted to hospital last night after sustaining serious injuries in a car collision in Limerick.

A five-year-old girl, believed to be the woman's daughter, was also rushed to Cork University Hospital by ambulance after the single vehicle crash.

Gardai confirmed that they are investigating the crash that occurred on the Mitchelstown/Hospital Rd (R513) at Ballylanders at 5.00pm on Monday evening.

Gardaí and the National Ambulance Service immediately attended the scene, as did three Fire Service units from Kilmallock, Limerick city and Fermoy.

The mother and daughter are believed to remain in hospital.