Lady driver hospitalised after road traffic accident

An elderly female driver was hospitalised after a road traffic accident in Main Street,Tipperary on Monday afternoon.

An elderly female driver was hospitalised after a road traffic accident in Main Street,Tipperary on Monday afternoon.

She was driving the car pictured above which had collided with another car.She was taken to South Tipperary General Hospital.A garda spokesman said her injuries were not serious.Her vehicle overturned when it struck another car.There were no other passengers in the car she was driving.The occupants of the other car were not injured.

Traffic was diverted by gardai for a number of hours.Gardai in Tipperary town investigating the accident are hoping to talk to motorists or pedestrians who were in the vicinity.The accident happened at around 1.45.Anybdody with information that would help gardai are asked to contact Tipperary town garda station at 062 51212