by Seán Lyons
A man in his 20s died in a crash in Ballinasloe yesterday.
The single-vehicle collision took place on the N63 in Creeveroe, Newbridge, Ballinasloe shortly before 1pm.
The man was fatally injured and pronounced dead at the scene. His body was taken to Portiuncula University Hospital where a post-mortem will take place.
A second man in his 20s, who was the driver of the car, was taken to Portiuncula University Hospital where he is receiving medical attention.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or who may have dashcam footage from the N63 between 12:20pm and 1pm yesterday, to contact them.