A man has tragically lost his life, following a fatal crash involving a tractor this morning.
The incident occurred at approximately 6:55am this morning, on the Lifford to Letterkenny road at Drumoghill, which is approximately 4 miles outside Letterkenny. The driver of the tractor, aged 68 years old, was fatally injured during the crash, Gardaí have confirmed.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to the morgue, at Letterkenny University hospital. The other driver, driver of the car, was injured during the crash and was taken to Letterkenny hospital for treatment. The extent of his injuries are unknown at this early stage.
The road is currently closed for a Forensic examination, with diversions in place. Gardaí have urged any witnesses to the accident to contact them on 074 9167100.