Dramatic pictures of serious car accident on midlands road

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Dramatic pictures of serious car accident on Laois road

A man and his two daughters were taken to Portlaoise hospital on Tuesday after an accident that is understood to have happened on the Ridge Road between Mountmellick and Portlaoise.

The incident took place on icy roads, the car flipped and ended up on its roof with all passengers left hanging upside down. 

The man and his young daughters were taken to Portlaoise hospital by ambulance and gardai attended the scene. 

It is understood that all passengers managed to escape without serious injury.

These dramatic pictures show the extent of serious damage that was caused to the car. 

Be careful on the roads in the coming days as another Met Eireann Weather Warning is in effect for Ireland today. Click here for more details