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Man dies following fatal road collision in Galway

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Gardai carried out in counties Dublin, Louth and Wexford

Gardai carried out in counties Dublin, Louth and Wexford

Gardai carried out in counties Dublin, Louth and Wexford

A 31-year-old man has died following a fatal road collision in Galway late last night.

The single vehicle crash occurred in at Cloonkeenkerrill, Colemanstown, Ballinasloe, Co Galway, at approximately 10.37pm.

The victim, who was travelling alone, was fatally injured when his car collided with a tree.

His was body was removed to Portiuncla Hospital in Ballinasloe. A post mortem is expected to take place today.

The road is now closed to facilitate a garda forensic examination.

Gardai are now appealing for witnesses to the incident.

Anybody with information can contact gardai in Ballinalsoe on 090 963 1890, the Garda Confidental Telephone Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

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