Man and boy killed in separate road crashes

Gardaí are investigating two fatal road crashes yesterday in Longford and Limerick

Gardaí are investigating two fatal road crashes yesterday in Longford and Limerick

A 42-year-old man died when the teleporter he was driving collided with a car near Granard in Co Longford at around 2.30pm.

Three adults and a child were in the car, but they all escaped injury.

In Limerick, meanwhile, an 11-year-old boy died after being hit by a jeep while cycling on the Ardpatrick Road near Kilmallock just after 6pm.

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