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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Man (20s) dies following horrific collision in Dublin last night

Investigations are ongoing following a fatal car collision that occurred in Dublin last night.

The single-vehicle collision occurred at approximately 10:35pm on the Sarsfield Road in Ballyfermot.

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Following the collision, a man aged in his 20s was taken to St. James’s Hospital in critical condition but was later pronounced dead.

His body is due to undergo a post-mortem examination.

One passenger, a woman in her 20s, was travelling in the car with the man and was also taken to hospital, however, her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

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GardaĆ­ are urgently appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact them.

They are also urging anyone who was travelling on the road at the time of the incident with dash-cam footage to make it available to them.

If you have any information in relation to the incident, you are asked to contact Ballyfermot Garda Station at 01 666 7200, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666 111, or any garda station.

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