Tipperary woman killed in accident

Nationalist Reporter

Reporter:

Nationalist Reporter

A Tipperary woman has died following an accident near her home.

The  tragic accident happened on Friday evening, just before 7pm, in the Clonoulty Rossmore area at Toureen. The woman was using a ride-on lawnmower at the time and the accident happened when it collided with a ditch.

The woman has not been officially named by gardai but is a local woman in her late 50s who is married with children.

Her body was taken to South Tipperary General Hospital in Clonmel where a post mortem examination is expected to take place.

More details to follow...