Woman in 60s dead after jeep crashes into ditch in Kilkenny
A woman in her late 60s has died after her car left the road and went over a ditch in Kilkenny on Sunday morning.
The tragic accident happened at Birchwood, Kilmoganny yesterday morning on the R697 road between Carrick-on-Suir and Kilmoganny, however, the vehicle was not discovered until approximately 8.30pm last night.
The woman's body was removed from the scene and was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital where a post-mortem will take place.
The road is currently closed to facilitate Garda Forensic Collision Investigators in carrying out an examination of the scene.
Local diversions are in place.
GardaÃ are appealing to anyone who may have travelled the R697 road between the hours of 7am and 8.30pm on Sunday 28th May, 2018 and may have noticed anything unusual to contact them at Thomastown 056 - 7754150, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Ga rda Station.Video Loading Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8Cancel Play nowSource: Google News