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Man in his 70s killed in Donegal car crash

The man died after his car veered off the road and into a field.

Fintown in Donegal
Fintown in Donegal
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A MAN IN his 70s has been killed in a single vehicle car crash in Donegal overnight.

The accident happened at Fintown, around 30 kilometres west of Letterkenny, at around quarter past midnight when the car the man was driving veered off the road and into a field at Meenmore.

He was the only occupant of the car.

His body was removed by ambulance to Letterkenny Hospital for a post mortem examination.

Traffic diversions are in place at the scene as investigators carry out a forensic examination of the scene.

Gardaí have asked anyon e with any information on the crash to contact Glenties Garda station on 074 955 1080, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

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