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Fatal Road Traffic Collision-Co Galway 20th May 2013

Gardaí at Galway are investigating a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision which occurred at Knockdoe, Co Galway (N17) at approximately 2.30am this morning (20/5/13).

A 24 year old male driver of a car (only occupant) was fatally injured when the car he was driving collided with a traffic island at Knockdoe.


His body has been removed to Galway University Hospital where a post mortem examination will take place later today.


The road is currently closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators. Diversions are in place.


Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Galway Garda Station 091-538000, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.