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One man killed in Galway road crash

Two pensioners, a 21-year-old man and a 2-year-old girl suffered minor injuries in the crash.

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GARDAÍ ARE APPEALING for witnesses to a fatal road crash that happened last night in Galway.

A 21-year-old man died after the car he was driving in collided with another car at around 8.30pm in Dunmore, Galway.

Another 21-year-old man who was travelling in the same car suffered minor injuries.

There were three people travelling in the other car. A 74-year-old man, a 70-year-old woman and a 2-year-old girl suffered minor injuries.

The road is currently closed while garda forensic collision investigators examine the scene.

Local diversions are in place.

Anyone with information is urged to call Tuam Garda Station on 093 70840, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any garda station.

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