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RIP Motorcyclist (40s) killed in crash with car on Old Dublin Road in Galway

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.


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A motorcyclist has died following a traffic collision in Co Galway .

Shortly after 10am yesterday, the man aged in his 40s, was seriously injured when his motorbike collided with a car on the R338 Old Dublin Road at Renmore Park.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

The crash site was examined by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and the road has now reopened.

The deceased was taken to the mortuary at University Hospital Galway and the local coroner has been notified.

Investigating gardaí are appealing witnesses to come forward. They are also appealing to those who were travelling on the Old Dublin Road, Renmore Park, at the time of the collision who may have any camera footage, including dash-cam, to make it available to them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Galway garda station on 091 538000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

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