Man dies following Wicklow collision

Sunday 16 June 2013 07.51
A man has died following a collision in Co Wicklow yesterday
A man has died following a collision in Co Wicklow yesterday

A 26-year-old man has died following a collision between a car and coach in Co Wicklow yesterday.

The collision occurred at Ballymacrow Hill, Ashford, at 3pm yesterday when a tour bus travelling towards Annamoe, Glendalough, collided with the car.

No one on the bus was injured.

The driver of the car was seriously injured and airlifted to Tallaght Hospital, where he was pronounced dead this evening.

A woman in the car was also taken to St Vincent's University Hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact Wicklow Garda Station.