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tragic loss Woman (20s) killed in horror two-car collision in Co Wexford

Gardaí and emergency services rushed to the scene on the New Line Road shortly before 6am where two cars had collided.

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A young woman has sadly lost her life in Co Wexford after a horrific two-car crash in the early hours of this morning. 

Gardaí and emergency services rushed to the scene on the New Line Road shortly before 6am where two cars had collided.

The driver from one of these cars, a woman aged in her 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene a short time afterwards.

The driver of the second car, a woman aged in her 60s, was taken to taken Wexford General Hospital to undergo treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

There were no other injuries reported.

“The body of the deceased has since been removed to the local Mortuary at Wexford Hospital where a post-mortem will take place at a later date,” Gardai said.

“The road remains closed at this time. Forensic Collision Investigators are currently carrying out their examinations.”

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward and any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) who were travelling in the area between 5.30am and 6am are asked to make this available to Gardaí.

Also, anyone with information is asked to contact Wexford Garda Station on 053 9165200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

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