Cork woman in UK crash loses unborn baby

It is understood that a pregnant Irish woman, whose two-year-old son died in a head-on collision in the UK yesterday, has also lost her unborn baby.

The woman and her husband, both believed to be from Cork, remain in a critical condition in Derriford Hospital.

A man in his 20s was also killed in the high-speed crash in the town of Torquay in Devon at around 2.25pm yesterday afternoon.

The names of the family have not yet been released.

More in this Section

Joe Brolly: Catholics have lost faith in Northern Ireland’s shared society

Agency connected to successful Brexit leave campaign hired by Irish anti-abortion group

Treatment Abroad Scheme too complicated for public use

Road users warned to be careful as Storm Fionn brings dangerous conditions nationwide

Today's Stories

Kerry Babies: 34 years on, an apology for Joanne

Government plans local property tax overhaul

Most in Dublin can’t buy a one-bed home

Girls: Easier ways to gain points than higher-level maths


Hopefully she had an idea...

Power of the press: Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks discuss 'The Post'

What to expect from Call The Midwife

More From The Irish Examiner