Lorry driver airlifted following collision with tractor and car


The drivers of the tractor and car were uninjured, according to Gardaí.

Lorry driver airlifted following collision with tractor and car

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The drivers of the tractor and car were uninjured, according to Gardaí.

Gardaí at Castlerea are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision involving a tractor, lorry and car.

The incident occurred at approximately 6:15pm on Monday, July 13th, 2020, on the N5 at Portaghard, Frenchpark, in County Roscommon.

A man in his early 60s was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital Galway with serious injuries when the lorry he was driving was involved in a collision with a tractor and a car.

The drivers of the tractor and car were uninjured, according to a statement from Gardaí.

Appeal for information and witnesses

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward.

They are also asking any road users, who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) and were travelling in the area at the time, to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Castlerea Garda Station on 094 9621630, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.

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