Renewal of appeal for witnesses to fatal Kerry crash

Gardaí are renewing their appeal for witnesses to a fatal crash on the N22 Tralee to Killarney road.

Around 4.15pm on Wednesday, emergency services were alerted to a two-car collision at Dunrine near Lawlors Cross.

A passenger in one of the cars, a woman in her 80s, was pronounced dead at University Hospital Kerry a short time later.

The driver and another passenger along with the driver of the second car were all taken to hospital; one driver has since been released.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward and also to any road users with camera footage (including dash-cam) who were in the locale of the N22 Killarney – Tralee road at the time of the collision to make it available to investigators.

In particular, Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed unusual driving behaviour on approach routes to Lawlor’s Cross from the Killarney direction between 4pm and 4.20pm on Tuesday 12th January 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Killarney Town Garda Station on 064-6671160, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.