by Siobhan Mullin
A woman in her 50’s has been killed in a single vehicle collision on the Killimor to Kiltormer road, off the N65, at Lisdeligney, Portumna County Galway. The car struck a tree at around 8.30am on Sunday (Feb 12).
The woman was the sole occupant of the car and was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body was removed to Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe. A post-mortem is to be carried out.
The woman has been named as 56-year-old Loretta McKeigue.
Anyone who may have travelled the Killimor to Kiltormer road between the hours of 7.30am and 9.30am on Sunday morning are asked to contact Loughrea Garda Station on 091 842870 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.