Woman killed after a collision with bus in Newry
Sinn Féin MLA Mickey Brady has offered his sympathies to the family of Bridgette Cookson who was tragically killed today after being struck by a bus in Newry. Mr. Brady said, “This is a terrible tragedy to be bestowed on any family. They are in our thoughts and our prayers at this difficult time.” The Mayor of Newry and Mourne Council, Colman Burns also extended his sympathies to the lady’s family. Cllr Burns said, “On behalf of the community of Newry and Mourne I wish to extend my most sincere sympathies to the family who have so suddenly lost a loved one. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family as they try to come to terms with such a devastating loss."