Gardai report drivers exercising caution

Despite the cold weather which has made driving conditions very difficult in recent days Gardai in the region have reported that drivers are heeding the warnings issued and are allowing for more time when completing their journeys.

Despite the cold weather which has made driving conditions very difficult in recent days Gardai in the region have reported that drivers are heeding the warnings issued and are allowing for more time when completing their journeys.

Manorhamilton Gardai reported a minor single vehicle collision yesterday morning, Tuesday, in Tullaghan at the northern most tip of the county but said nobody was injured as a result.

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon noted there were no reported accidents in recent days which was said to be a significant improvement on last week when the icy conditions caught a number of drivers by surprise resulting in a number of single vehicle collisions.