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Man (20s) killed after being struck by car in early hours of this morning

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road near where the crash happened at Sandhill, Dunfanaghy, Co Donegal.
The road near where the crash happened at Sandhill, Dunfanaghy, Co Donegal.
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A MAN IN his 20s has died after being struck by a car in north Donegal in the early hours of this morning.

The driver of the car was uninjured.

It happened at Sandhill, Dunfanaghy, in Donegal at about 4.15am, according to a Garda statement.

“The man was pronounced dead at the scene,” gardaí said.

“The male driver and two female passengers in the car were uninjured.”

A section of the road has been closed for forensic tests.

Note: This story was updated at 9.55am. An initial garda statement had said the driver of the car was female. 

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