Two female fatalities in three vehicle road traffic collision

Gardaí appealing for witnesses to fatal collision

Two female fatalities in three vehicle road traffic collision

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Gardaí are calling for information regarding a fatal road traffic collision which occurred at Hiskinstown, Delvin, Co Westmeath at approximately 3.30pm this afternoon.

Two cars and a truck were involved in the collision and a 38-year-old female passenger of one of one of the cars was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second female, the 25-year-old driver of the same car was taken to the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar where she was later pronounced dead as a result of her injuries.

The female driver of the second car has been airlifted to Tallaght Hospital in a serious condition.

The male truck driver was uninjured.

The road is currently closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Collision Investigation and diversions are in place.

Gardaí are calling for anyone with information to contact Mullingar Garda Station on 044 9384000, The Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666111 or any other garda station.