Woman Killed After Fatal Car Crash In Rathfarnham

Woman Killed After Fatal Car Crash In Rathfarnham

Elaine Stenson By Elaine Stenson - October 11, 2018

A woman in her 80s has been killed after being hit by a car in Dublin.

It happened at Woodside Grove in Rathfarnham shortly after 4:30 yesterday afternoon.

The female pedestrian died at the scene and her body was removed to Tallaght Hospital for a post-mortem.


The driver of the car, who was also a woman in her 80s, was taken to St. James Hospital with minor injuries.

Gardai are investigating the incident and are asking any witnesses to contact them.

Elaine Stenson

Broadcast and Online Journalist with Nova.ie and Radio Nova. I spend my days bringing you all the news you need to know...

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