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Man pronounced dead following horror crash between two articulated trucks and a car

NewsBy Morgan Flanagan Creagh
Man pronounced dead following horror crash between two articulated trucks and a car

A man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene following a horror crash this evening.

The car the man was driving collided with two articulated trucks on the N5 Castlebar to Dublin road at Knockbrack, Co Mayo.

Both male drivers of the articulated trucks were taken to Mayo General Hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The scene is currently preserved for an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators. Local diversions are in place.

Witnesses are asked to contact Claremorris Garda Station on 094 9372080, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.