Man dies in Tuam road accident

A 40-year-old man has died and another man is injured following a crash in Tuam, Co Galway last night.

A 40-year-old man has died and another man is injured following a crash in Tuam, Co Galway last night.

The deceased man, who was driving the car, collided with trees and a wall outside the village of Belclare at around 11.30 pm.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His 46-year-old front-seat passenger was taken to University College Hospital Galway.

Gardaí in Tuam are appealing for witnesses to the incident to contact them.

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