Friday 18 August 2017

Gardaí appealing for witnesses to crash which left young man dead, another man and woman seriously injured

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Photo: Stock picture
Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash which left one young man dead and another man and woman in a serious condition.

The man, aged in his twenties, was killed in a road crash in Co Mayo in the early hours of this morning.

Gardaí are investigating the single vehicle incident which occurred at Churchfield, Tourmakeady, Co.Mayo at 4am on Sunday morning.

The deceased was a front seat passenger in the car.

The driver of the car, a man in his twenties, and a female passenger also in her twenties have been taken to Mayo University Hospital Castlebar with serious injuries.

The road at the scene is closed.

An examination of the crash site is being carried out by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and diversions are in place.

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