Man killed in tractor crash

Other News Materials 8 October 2007 05:43 (UTC +04:00)

(Breaking news of Ireland) - A man in his 20s was killed today in a car crash in Donegal - the second young man to die on the county's roads this weekend.

The accident happened at Moyle, Newtowncunningham , on the Letterkenny to Derry Road at 2.15pm.

The man died after the car he was driving was in collision with a tractor.

A woman in her 20s, who was a passenger in the car, was seriously injured and taken to Letterkenny General Hospital.

In the early hours of yesterday morning, 19-year-old Michael Flanagan from Cashelnavean , Ballybofey , was killed in a crash.

He was driving along the main Ballybofey /Donegal Town road at about 3am when the crash happened.

He lost control of the car, veered off road and crashed into a house near the roadside.