Man in critical condition following collision in Galway

The incident happened at Bushy Park, Moycullen Road in the early hours of this morning

Man in critical condition following collision in Galway

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A 30-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital following a collision in Galway.

The pedestrian was struck by a car at Bushy Park on the Moycullen Road at 1.40am this morning.

He has been taken to University Hospital in Galway, with his condition described as critical.

A forensic examination of the scene is taking place.

The road remains closed this morning, with diversions in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Galway Garda Station on 091-538-000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.