Fatal crash forces closure of M7 motorway

Gardaí are investigating a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision on the M7 motorway between junction 24 and junction 23 northbound.

A female driver (age unknown) and only occupant of a car was pronounced dead at the scene. It is understood from initial investigations that the car struck a barrier at approximately 7 am this morning, Saturday, November 25

The motorway between junctions 24 and 23 near Nenagh in Tipperary is currently closed to facilitate a Garda forensic collision investigation and will remain closed for a number of hours. Diversions are in place. 

Witnesses are asked to contact Nenagh Garda Station on 067 50450 The Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.

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