2 men killed as lorry crashes near Clonmel
Two men have been killed in a crash between Clonmel and Kilsheelan.
Gardai say a lorry went out of control on a road off the N24 east of Clonmel town at around 9 o’clock this morning.
The vehicle’s driver and a passenger, who are both believed to have been in their fifties, died in the collision – no-one else was injured.
Gardai and emergency services attended the scene and one man was taken to Waterford Regional hospital where he later died.
A second man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road’s been closed for a forensic examination and local diversions are in place.