Man charged with dangerous driving causing death after Waterford crash

Friday 05 April 2013 23.48
Man appeared before special sitting at Waterford District Court
Man appeared before special sitting at Waterford District Court

A 44-year-old man from the Netherlands has been charged with dangerous driving causing death at a special sitting of Waterford District Court this evening.

The man was remanded in custody to appear before the District Court again next Tuesday.

A  woman, 45, died in the crash on the N25 at Ballyduff West on the main Waterford-Dungarvan Road shortly after 11.30pm last night.

The woman had been a passenger in a car that was in collision with a van.

She was pronounced dead at Waterford Regional Hospital.

The driver of the car was also taken to hospital, while the van driver was treated at the scene for minor injuries.