Tragic news

Leitrim woman killed in accident

Claire McGovern

Reporter:

Claire McGovern

Leitrim woman killed in  accident

A woman from Drumshanbo was killed in an accident this evening.

It is understood the lady was walking with a second person in the area around the swimming pool  at the Carrick Road when the accident occurred.

It is also understood that the lady who tragically lost her life is a well known resident of the town. 

Gardai attended the scene and the road is presently closed for a forensic examination to take place.

Diversions are in place.

www.leitrimobserver.ie will update our readers as more details come to hand.