Man in his 40s killed in late night collision

Man in his 40s killed in late night collision

A man in his 40s has died in a two car collision which occurred late last night.

The crash happened at around 11.20pm last at Carramore, which is about 1.5 miles outside Roscommon Town. The man (40) was seriously injured in the crash and was taken by ambulance to Ballinasloe General Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. There was no one else in this car.

A woman (44) who was driving the other car and her passenger (15 years of age) were also injured but their injuries are described as non-life threatening. They were taken to Tullamore General Hospital.

The road is currently closed to facilitate Garda Forensic Collison Investigators. Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnessess and anyone with information is asked to contact Roscommon Garda Station on 090 6638300, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.