His car hit a wall at Baile Liam in Spiddal
A man aged in his 20s has died in a crash in Co Galway.
Shortly before midnight the car he was travelling in hit a wall at Baile Liam in Spiddal.
He was rushed to University Hospital Galway, but was pronounced dead a short time later.
Gardaí along with units of the Fire and Ambulance Services attended the scene.
The road is currently closed for a forensic collision investigation.
Investigating gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
Anyone with information is asked to contact gardaí at Salthill 091-514-720 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111.