A fatal crash in Co. Wexford yesterday, claimed the lives of four people.
An investigation is currently underway into the incident, which occurred around 6:30 pm yesterday evening. It occurred on the main road, connecting New Ross to Wexford. A couple in their 70’s were among the fatalities, whilst their two sons were also killed.They were aged in their forties.
It is thought the incident occurred after their car collided with an articulated lorry. The family had been living in the US, but had returned for the funeral of a relative in the area. They were all pronounced dead at the scene, upon the arrival of emergency services.
The lorry driver and the passenger in the lorry were unharmed, but suffering severe shock. The road remains sealed off, pending further investigation. Anyone with any information or may have witnessed the crash is urged to contact New Ross Garda station.