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Wednesday 1 October 2014

Man (50) killed in single vehicle accident where his 4x4 went off the road

Published 05/03/2014 | 08:17

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A man (50) has been killed in a single vehicle collision at Corballa, Co Sligo earlier today.

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The collision occurred at around 1am on a secondary road (L6606) off the main Sligo to Ballina Road.

The man's 4x4 went off the road and collided with an embankment.

The man driver (50) was pronounced dead at the scene his remains have been removed to the morgue at Sligo General Hospital. 

The road is now closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and local diversions are in place.  

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to this collision to contact Ballymote Garda Station on 071 9189500, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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