Man dies in hospital following Donegal collision

Gardai have confirmed that a 72-year-old man injured in a road traffic collision in Lifford on August 30th has passed away in hospital.

Tuesday, 13th September 2016, 10:25 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 1:50 pm
Gardai are investigating

The man died at Letterkenny University Hospital on Friday, September 9th.

He had sustained injuries in a two-car collision, which occurred on the Lifford to Letterkenny road, just outside Lifford at approximately 3.15pm on August 30th.

The 72-year-old was the sole occupant of one car. The other car was driven by a male in his early 30s who was uninjured. Two passenger - both children under seven-years-old - were also unhurt in the collision.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have been on the road between 3pm and 3.15pm to contact them in Letterkenny on (00353) 74 9167100, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.