Man killed in car crash in Mayo

Man killed in car crash in Mayo

A man has been killed in a car crash in Mayo.

The man, who is believed to be in his 30s, died after his vehicle collided with a fence on the N5 at Knockanour near Castlebar in the county.

The incident happened around 7.30pm yesterday evening.

He was brought to Mayo General Hospital but was later pronounced dead.

He was the sole occupant of the car and a full technical examination was carried out by garda forensic teams.

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses to contact them at Castlebar Garda Station on 094 9038200, or at any local Garda Station.