Three-year-old boy killed in Monaghan crash


A three-year-old boy has died following a car crash in County Monaghan in the Republic of Ireland.

The driver, a 36-year-old woman, was critically injured and was airlifted to hospital in Dublin.

The car in which they were travelling was in collision with another car on the main Dublin to Londonderry Road at about 18:30 GMT on Monday.

Two women in the other car were treated in hospital in Drogheda.

Irish police have appealed for information.