One dead, seven hurt in Carlow crash
- 10 August 2014
- From the section Europe
A 42-year-old man has died and seven other people have been injured in a two-vehicle crash in County Carlow in the Republic of Ireland.
It happened at about 17:00 local time on Saturday on the Old Bagnelstown to Carlow Road in Ballybannon. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two injured men were air-lifted to Waterford University Hospital and five others were taken to Saint Luke's Hospital, Kilkenny.
Three remain in a serious condition.
The road, which was closed for a forensic examination, has now reopened to traffic.
The men who were air-lifted to Waterford are 33 and 36.
Those taken to hospital in Kilkenny include a 12-year-old boy, a 33-year-old man, and three women aged 46, 50 and 80.