A truck driver was arrested this evening following a collision between a car and a truck in Co Meath, which left a man and woman dead.
ardaí in Navan are investigating the fatal road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 1pm at Dunmoe, Navan, Co. Meath.
The male driver (23) and female passenger (21) of the car, were both fatally injured.
Both their bodies have been removed from the scene and taken to Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan where a post-mortem will take place in the morning.
The male driver (31) of the lorry was uninjured and was arrested at the scene and taken to Navan Garda Station where he was later released. Investigations are ongoing.
A Garda spokesperson said they would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or has information of assistance to them to contact Navan Garda station in county Meath where an incident room has been set up.
Source: Irish News