Northern Ireland

Woman and son die in County Louth crash

Garda crash scene generic

A 35-year-old woman and her 10-year-old son have been killed in a car accident in County Louth.

An 11-year-old girl, who is not related to the two victims, is in a critical condition after the crash on the old M1, south of Castlebellingham.

It is believed the car struck a wall at about 1430 GMT on Saturday.

The woman's husband, who was driving, and the couple's four-year-old daughter were also injured.