Northern Ireland

Pensioner Rhoda Kearney killed in Magherafelt road accident

An 81-year-old woman has been knocked down and killed in County Londonderry.

Rhoda Kearney, who was from Magherafelt, was killed in the collision on Broad Street in the town on Tuesday.

Insp Alan Hutton said: "Shortly after 12:10pm, it was reported a Volvo articulated lorry was involved in the incident."

Police are appealing for witnesses who were in the area to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.