Westmeath man, 20s, dies after suffering injuries in tragic accident while working on car

It happened at around 8pm last night in the Coralstown area of Kinnegad.
Westmeath man, 20s, dies after suffering injuries in tragic accident while working on car
The man was taken to the Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore, but later died.

A man in his 20s has died in Co Westmeath after a tragic accident involving a car.

It happened at around 8pm last night in the Coralstown area of Kinnegad.

Gardaí say he suffered serious injuries after a car he was working on fell from its supports in a field.

He was taken to the Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore, but later died.

Earlier today, a 13-year-old boy in Co Westmeath was buried after dying in a crash in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Joseph Anderson's funeral is on this morning at the Church of the Assumption in Delvin, but due to Covid-19 restrictions, it is only open to family.

The crash happened on Wednesday at Lisclougher Great when the car he and four other people were in hit a tree.

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