Four dead in Offaly crash

FOUR men in their 20s have died following an horrific crash on the road between Tullamore and Geashill on Friday evening.

FOUR men in their 20s have died following an horrific crash on the road between Tullamore and Geashill on Friday evening.

The four men were all in the same car which was in collision with a mini-bus around 5.30pm. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

The three occupants of the mini bus were taken to the Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore with injuries described as not life threatening.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact Tullamore Garda Station on 057-9327600, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.