Northern Ireland

Woman in her 80s dies in Rathfriland two-vehicle crash

The collision, involving a lorry and a car, happened on Downpatrick Street just before 12:30 BST on Tuesday.
Image caption The collision, involving a lorry and a car, happened on Downpatrick Street on Tuesday

A woman in her 80s has died following a road traffic accident in Rathfriland, County Down.

The collision, involving a lorry and a car, happened on Downpatrick Street just before 12:30 BST on Tuesday.

Emergency services attended the scene. The woman who died was from the area.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the accident to contact them.