Saturday 29 April 2017

Gardai launch investigation after man's body found on side of road

Road close to scene of discovery Credit: Google Maps
Road close to scene of discovery Credit: Google Maps
Conor Feehan

Conor Feehan

Gardai in Tuam are investigating the death of a man whose body was found on the side of the road near the town of Tuam in Co Galway early this morning.

The body of the man was discovered on the N17 in the townland of Kilcloghlans at 10.50am this morning.

The area has been sealed off and Gardai are keeping an open mind into how the man died.

The results of a post mortem will determine how the investigation proceeds.

Gardai in Tuam have asked anyone who travelled the road and witnessed anything from 10.30pm last night (Saturday) to contact them on 093 70840.

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