26 May 2022

Two men hospitalised in Laois and Offaly after bad crash


Emergency services

Two men were hospitalised in Portlaoise and Tullamore after a crash in Offaly near the Laois border on Monday night, April 11.

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of the single-vehicle traffic collision at 9:35pm in the Cloncassan area on the road between Bracknagh and Clonbullogue, Co Offaly.

One man aged in his 30s was taken to Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore and another man aged in his 50s was brought to Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise for non-life-threatening injuries sustained as a result of this collision.

It's understood a jeep overturned after colliding with a pole and no other vehicles were involved.

The road was completely blocked for a time as emergency services responded to the scene. 


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