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Tractor Driver Killed In Donegal Car Crash

By Shirleydonlon

January 12, 2018 at 9:23am


A man has died following a collision between a tractor and a car in Donegal. 

The 68-year-old man who was driving the tractor was pronounced dead at the scene, the Irish Independent reports. 

The accident occurred on the Lifford to Letterkenny road at Drumoghill at 6:55am.

The driver of the car was taken to Letterkenny University Hospital.

According to a Garda spokesperson the road is set to remain closed until lunchtime.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to call Letterkenny Garda station on 074-9167-100, or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.

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