Attempted burglary at home of woman killed in car crash

Wednesday 13 February 2013 17.56
Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the attempted burglary
Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the attempted burglary

Burglars have targeted the house of a woman who died in a car crash in Lecarrow, Co Roscommon yesterday evening.

Mary Carroll from Glanduff died at Portiuncula Hospital after being involved in a single-vehicle crash at Carrowpadden Crossroads just before 5pm.

Later in the night, would-be thieves attempted to break into the late 83-year-old's home just over 3km away from the scene.

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the attempted burglary.