A MAN has died after his car crashed on the Headford to Galway road early this morning.
The crash was discovered at 2.45am this morning on the road between Balrobuck Beg and Balrobuck More, just off the Headford to Galway City Rd, which is about six miles outside Galway City.
The man, who was 31 years of age, was declared dead at the scene and was brought to University Hospital Galway.
The road has been closed and local diversions are now in place.
Garda in Galway are trying to establish the time of the crash and have made an appeal for witness. Anyone who travelled on the Balrobuck Beg to Balrobuck More Rd before 2.45am this morning is asked to contact them on 091-538000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.