Gardaí Appeal For Information On Fatal Road Crash In Co Westmeath

Gardaí have appealed for information on a fatal road traffic accident near Mullingar, Co Westmeath on Saturday morning.

Three women and a ten-year-old girl died when a car and an SUV collided near Portnashangan, just north of Mullingar on the main N4 Dublin to Sligo road at about 07:30am on Saturday.

An investigation into the crash is underway and gardaí have asked for anyone in the area between 7am and 8am to contact them.

It is understood that the three women and the child were travelling together in the car. The driver of the SUV was treated at Mullingar General Hospital for minor injuries.


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