Man dies after fatal crash in Mayo

Two others were taken to Mayo University Hospital with serious injuries

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A man in his 20s has died after a fatal traffic accident in County Mayo in the early hours of this morning.

Gardaí are investigating the single vehicle crash which happened at Churchfield, Tourmakeady at around 4am.

The man who died was a front seat passenger in a car.

The male driver in his 20s, and a female passenger also in her 20s have been taken to Mayo University Hospital, with serious injuries.

The road is closed as examinations are carried out and diversions are in place.