Woman airlifted to hospital following collision with truck
A woman has been airlifted to hospital following a collision between a car and truck in Laois this afternoon.
The incident happened at around 4:30pm just outside of Portlaoise, on the Old Dublin Road (R445).
The woman's injuries are reported to be life-threatening.
She was one of three people in the car.
The other two occupants of the car received non-life-threatening injuries.
All three male occupants of the lorry didn't require medical treatment.
The road is closed at present for technical examination.