An elderly woman is missing from her home in Ballintubber, Co. Roscommon.
Yesterday she attended a medical appointment in Castlerea at 3.30pm in the afternoon and was reported missing at about 8.30 yesterday evening when she failed to return home.
She was driving a dark green Nissan Micra 98-G-2578.
The woman who is in her 90’s had to take an alternative route home due to a road diversion and was last seen driving out the N60 towards Ballintubber.
An extensive search got underway yesterday evening by Gardai, Civil Defence and the local community.
Gardai are asking the public to be vigilant this morning and to look out for her dark green Nissan Micra 98-G2578.