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Male driver (28) killed and four people taken to hospital after collision in Donegal


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A MAN (28) has been killed and four people have been taken to hospital after a serious crash between two cars in Co Donegal last night.

The crash took place at 11.30pm on the N15 in Laheen, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal on Tuesday night.

The male driver (28) was pronounced dead at the scene and a female driver of the other car (60) was taken to Sligo General Hospital with serious injuries.

Three passengers were also taken to hospital under precautionary measures.

A nearby car suffered material damage as a result of the collision but no injuries were caused to its occupants.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses and dash cam footage.

“Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and are particularly appealing to those with camera footage (including dash cam) who were in the area around 11.30pm to make this available to them,” said a garda spokesperson.

“Anyone who can assist with this investigation is asked to contact Ballyshannon Garda Station 071 9858530 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.”

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