Man seriously injured in two-car crash in Galway
Gardai in Ballinasloe, Co Galway are investigating a serious road traffic collision which occurred in Ballinasloe last night.
The collision occurred at approximately 9pm last night on the Ballinasloe to Athlone Rd at Kilgarve, Creagh, Balliansloe.
Two cars collided and the male driver, aged 61 year, of one of the cars was seriously injured and taken to Portiuncla Hospital in Ballinasloe.
The male drive of the second car, aged 21, was uninjured in the collision.
The road is currently closed to facilitate a Forensic Collision examination and diversions are in place.
Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Ballinasloe Garda station on 090 9631890, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.
In another incident, a man was killed in a collision in Kildare last night when the van he was driving collided with a ditch.