Man dies following Spiddal road traffic collision

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A man has died following a single vehicle road traffic collision in Spiddal.

The incident occurred near Conneely’s Truck Yard at Baile Liam shortly before midnight.

It’s understood that the man, aged in his late 20’s, was driving a car when it left the road and collided with a wall.

He was taken to UHG where he was pronounced dead.

The man was the sole occupant of the car.

Diversions are in place on the R336 this morning at Baile an tSaggart and Baile Liam – traffic in both directions is being diverted towards Moycullen.

The scene remains preserved for a technical examination.