Young man dies in County Galway car crash

Four other people received minor injuries in the collision

Young man dies in County Galway car crash

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A 21-year-old man has died following a car crash in County Galway.

A number of people, including a young girl, were injured in the collision on the N83 Tuam to Dunmore road at around 8.30pm yesterday.

The young man was travelling with a 21-year-old passenger who received minor injuries in the crash.

The 74-year-old driver of the second car and two passengers, a two-year-old girl and a 70-year-old woman, all received minor injuries.

The stretch of road remains closed as Gardaí carry out a technical examination of the scene.

Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Tuam Garda Station on 093-70840, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111 or at any Garda Station.