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Man (30s) dies in Clare road crash

The incident happeed at around 3am this morning.
Feb 23rd 2020, 9:12 AM 26,425 2

A MAN IN his 30s has died in Clare following a single vehicle crash. 

The incident happeed at around 3am this morning on the R465 at Roo East between Ardnacrusha and Broadford. He was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later. It’s understood he was the sole occupant of the car.

The man’s body has since been removed to the mortuary at University Hospital Limerick and the local coroner has been notified.

Gardaí said the crash site and car have been preserved for examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and local scenes of crime officers. The road is currently closed to traffic and local diversions are in place.

A garda spokesman said: “Investigating Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information, particularly any road users with camera footage who were travelling the R465 between Ardnacrusha and Broadford around the time of the collision, to contact them at Henry Street Garda Station 061-212400 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.”

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