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Thursday, December 2, 2021

Man in his 20s dies following road collision in Roscommon

Investigations are ongoing following a car collision in Roscommon where a man in his mid-20s was killed.

The single-vehicle collision occurred on the N61 at Four Mile House, Roscommon at approximately 8:45pm yesterday.


It is understood that the man’s car collided with a wall. The man, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was removed to University Hospital Galway where a post-mortem examination will take place.

GardaĆ­ are appealing to any witnesses or road users who were travelling on the N61 yesterday evening between 8:15pm and 8:45pm, to contact them.


Road users in possession of dash-cam footage that were travelling on the N61 at the suggested time have also been asked to contact gardaĆ­.

If you have any information in regards to the incident you are asked to contact Roscommon Garda Station at 090 663 8300, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666 111, or any garda station.


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