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UK News Portaferry road Newtownards crash claims life of woman

18:50  18 january  2020
18:50  18 january  2020 Source:   belfastlive.co.uk

Woman (70s) dies in Clare road crash

  Woman (70s) dies in Clare road crash The head-on crash involved a car and a fuel truck. It appears that the woman, believed to be in her early 70s, may have lost control of her car which crossed the road before colliding with the oncoming truck. The lorry driver was uninjured.Two units of Kilrush Fire Brigade along with an ambulance and rapid response advanced paramedic unit responded to the incident.Paramedics are understood to have spent over 30 minutes battling to resuscitate the woman however she was pronounced dead at the scene at around 4.40pm.

The car the woman was driving and another car collided on the Portaferry Road in Newtownards at about 20:30 BST on Sunday. The man driving the other car and his passenger were taken to hospital for injuries that are not believed to be life threatening. A woman in her 20s was seriously injured in

Image caption The crash involving a bus and motorcycle happened on the Portaferry Road on Sunday. A 45-year-old man has died after a crash near Newtownards in "I know we often say that people could have saved lives but the gentleman concerned today really stepped up to the mark.

a car parked on the side of a road: Police officers at the scene of a serious accident on the Portaferry Road outside Newtownards today. © Justin Kernoghan/Photopress Police officers at the scene of a serious accident on the Portaferry Road outside Newtownards today.

A woman in her 40s has died in a road traffic collision in Co Down.

Police say she was the driver and sole occupant of a blue Vauxhall Astra which was discovered off the Newtownards, close to Teal Rocks at around 9am this morning, Saturday 19 January.

It's believed the vehicle, registration VCZ 4903, had been travelling in the direction of Portaferry prior to the collision.

Inspector John Hanna said: "We are appealing for the public's help in tracing the movements of the vehicle between 7pm on Friday 17 January, when its whereabouts were last known, and 9am this morning when the car was discovered crashed by the shore.

Investigation underway after masked intruders broke into house and locked up an occupant in Dublin

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Opening Times TESCO - Newtownards , Portaferry Road . Monday6:00 am - midnight. TESCO Extra is found in an ideal spot close to the roundabout of Castlebawn Road and Portaferry Road , in Newtownards , County Down, at Castlebawn Retail Park.

41 Portaferry Road , Newtownards , Ards, ARD. “there's plenty of rooms for birthday parties and games machines and rides.” In 2 reviews. Belfast Road , Newtownards , ARD. “Mainly people walking dogs, joggers, and other mad, er, I mean, extremely enthusiastic people getting out and about.”

"I would like to hear from anyone who travelled along the Portaferry Road between these times and who may have seen the car, or anyone who recorded any dashcam or mobile phone footage that could potentially help our investigation.

"The investigation team can be contacted by calling 101, quoting reference 384 18/01/20."

The road has since reopened to traffic.

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