Tributes to Dublin woman, 60s, killed in accident a day before he birthday

Tributes have been paid to a woman who died in a fatal accident in Inchicore on Tuesday afternoon.

Ann Beehan, 60s, died after she was hit by a truck on Bulfin Road near her house shortly after 4pm on Tuesday.

She was rushed to St James' Hospital and was pronounced dead in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

It is believed she died a day before her 63rd birthday.

Tributes have been paid to the woman on a local community Facebook page.

One person wrote:"Ann was such a lovely person. It's so tragic. Rest in peace dear Ann."

While another woman said: "Can't believe it Ann, beautiful lady. RIP Ann."

Gardai are appealing for witnesses regarding the crash as they investigate exactly what happened.

A spokesperson said: "Gardaí are investigating a traffic collision involving a pedestrian and a truck that occurred at 4.40pm.

"The injured woman was taken from the scene by ambulance to St James' Hospital but was pronounced dead in the early hours of this morning 3rd October.

"The driver of the truck was uninjured. Witnesses to the incident are asked to contact Kilmainham Garda Station on 01 6669700."

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