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Saturday 23 September 2017

Woman dies in Galway when car hits a wall

GALWAY Gardai are investigating a road accident on the Kiltomer to Portumna road this morning, in which a woman died.

The accident occurred at New Gate, Skycar, Kiltomer.

The woman in her 50s died when the car hit a wall.

She was pronounced dead at the scene and her body taken to Portiuncula Hospital, in Ballinasloe.

This stretch of road was closed pending completion of an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

Local diversions are in place.

Gardai have appealed for witnesses.

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