Man dies following single vehicle crash in Co Sligo

A car went off the road at Castlegal, Cliffoney at around 3pm yesterday

Man dies following single vehicle crash in Co Sligo

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A man has died following a single vehicle crash in Co Sligo yesterday afternoon.

The incident happened at Castlegal, Cliffoney at around 3pm, when the car went into a ditch.

The 69-year-old man was the only occupant of the car.

The man's body has been removed to Sligo University Hospital, and a post mortem examination is due to take place.

A technical and forensic examination of the scene has taken place, and the road has now been reopened to traffic.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to the crash to contact them at Sligo Garda Station on 071-915-7000, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800-666-111 or any Garda station.