Elderly man dies in Clare car accident
A man in his late 60s has died following a road crash in Ennis, Co. Clare.
It happened when the car he was driving hit a parked vehicle in the Market area of the town shortly after 10pm last night.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to the Mid-Western Regional Hospital in Limerick where a post mortem examination will be held later today.
Two others were in the car at the time, but were not injured.
The scene remains closed this morning to allow for a forensic examination.