05/05/2009

Appeal For Witnesses After Traffic Collision

An appeal for witnesses has been launched after a fatal traffic collision in Galway.

Gardaí at Tuam have launched the appeal as part of an ongoing investigating a fatal road traffic collision that occurred on the R362 at Lissyconnor, which is the main Dunmore to Glenamaddy Road.

After the incident a 29-year-old male driver and sole occupant of a vehicle was taken to Roscommon County Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The road had been closed off to motorists in order to allow an investigation of the immediate area. The road has since re-opened.

Officers are appealling to any member of the public who travelled on the road between 5am to 6.20am on Monday. Witnesses are asked to contact the Gardai in Tuam at 093-70840 or any Garda Station.

(DW/BMcC)

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