20/02/2019

Witnesses Sought To Fatal Collision In Co Galway

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Co Galway.

A man, aged in his 70s, died when the car he was driving hit a wall on the Ballinasloe to Laurencetown Road at Sycamore Hill at approximately 8.30pm last night, Tuesday 20 February.

The man's body was taken to University Hospital Galway where a post-mortem will take place.

The road was closed to allow for a forensic examination.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Ballinasloe Garda Station on 090-9631890, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 66 111 or any Garda Station.

(MH)

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