Man dies after Roscommon crash

It happened in Ballaghaderreen on Sunday morning

Man dies after Roscommon crash

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A man aged in his 20s has died in a road traffic crash in Roscommon.

It happened in Ballaghaderreen on the R293 Ballaghaderreen to Gurteen Road at around 8.00am on Sunday morning.

The man was the sole occupant of a van which is believed to have collided with a tree.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body has been taken to Roscommon University Hospital.

Diversions have been put in place on the R293 to facilitate a forensic examination.

Witnesses are asked to contact Castlerea garda station on 094-962-1630, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800-666-111 or any garda station.