Man remains in critical condition following Doocastle accident

An 85-year-old man remains in critical condition following a road traffic accident which took place on the Sligo/Mayo border yesterday afternoon.

A quad collided with a car on the Ballymote to Charlestown road at Doocastle Cross at approximately 2pm.

The man who was driving the quad is from the local area and was immediately rushed to Sligo University Hospital following the incident.

The road was closed until 9pm last night as a Garda accident investigation team inspected the scene.