Garda Appeal For Witnesses to Bansha Crash

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Gardai in Tipperary town are renewing their appeal for witnesses to a road traffic collision near Bansha that claimed the lives of two people.

The head-on collision occurred on the Cahir road just outside Bansha at 10.40pm on Monday night.

Two people were killed, 28-year-old Mary Enright from Dungarvan and 17-year-old Robert Stoker from Monkstown in Co. Cork.

Two passengers who were traveling in Mrs. Enright’s car were injured and taken to hospital where they still remain.

Mrs. Enright was due to give birth in a matter of weeks, while Robert Stoker was a fifth-year student at the Presentation College in Cork city.

Gardai are still trying to establish the cause of the accident and are appealing for witnesses to come forward or contact them at Tipperary town Garda station on (062) 80670.