Woman hospitalised after Ballycar collision

Woman hospitalised after Ballycar collision

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Photo: © Pat Flynn 2019

One person was treated in hospital following a road traffic collision near Newmarket on Fergus.

The single-vehicle crash happened at around 3.25pm on the R470 Newmarket on Fergus to Sixmilebridge road near Ballycar.

It’s understood the car lost control and overturned. It had been originally reported that a cement truck or other vehicle was also involved.

An ambulance and rapid response advanced paramedic unit were sent to the scene along with Gardaí and units of Clare County Fire and Rescue Service from Shannon and Ennis stations.

The female driver of the overturned car managed to free herself and was treated at the scene by paramedics. She was later removed to University Hospital Limerick for treatment of minor injuries.

A second ambulance was later called to the scene after another woman became unwell. It’s understood she arrived at the scene soon after the collision. She was also assessed and treated by paramedics.

Photo: © Pat Flynn 2019

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