22-Year-Old Dies in Thurles Collision

Gardai are appealing for witnesses following a two car collision in Thurles, Co Tipperary, on Friday (15th February).

At about 10.40pm a 22-year-old man was seriously injured when the car he was driving collided with a second car on the N75 at Rathmanna, Thurles. He was taken by ambulance to South Tipperary General Hospital with serious injuries and later transferred to Cork University Hospital where he was pronounced dead late on Saturday night (16/2/2013). The driver of the second car (also aged 22 years) was taken to Hospital with minor injures and later discharged.

Forensic collisions investigators carried out a full technical examination at the scene and Gardai in Thurles are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Thurles Garda Station 0504 25100, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.


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