Couple, two sons travelling to funeral killed in Wexford crash

06 December, 2017, 01:00 | Author: Brenda Erickson
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Gardaí (Irish Police) believe the two older passengers may have originally been from Ireland.

Gardaí said the three men and a woman were declared dead at the scene last night following the horrific crash at Begerin Hill about four kilometres east of New Ross on the N25.

The collision happened at 6.30pm this evening.

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The scene of the crash remains sealed off by police who have closed a section of the N25 near Cushinstown. Hard shoulders on either side are delineated by broken yellow lines and in the middle of the road, for a considerable distance, a central reservation area, approximately two metres wide, had been painted and drivers are not permitted, for safety reasons, to enter it.

The driver was treated at the scene for severe shock.

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THE partner of one of the Wexford horror vehicle crash victims said she felt "blessed" to share a part of her life with him in a heartbreaking final tribute.

Gardai have launched an investigation and are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them immediately. I am so blessed that to be a part of his life.

Steve Alexander had two daughters, aged 11 and 10.

She posted it alongside a poem which read: "Although you can't be here with me, we're truly not apart, until the final breath I take, you'll be living in my heart".

"Steve, was a 17 year veteran with the Bolingbrook Police Department".

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