Man dies after being struck by car in Galway

The collision happened at Bushy Park, Moycullen Road in the early hours of Saturday morning

Man dies after being struck by car in Galway

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A 30-year-old man has died following a collision in Galway.

The incident happened at around 1.40am on Saturday morning at Bushy Park on the Moycullen Road.

The pedestrian was seriously injured when he was struck by a car.

He was taken to University Hospital Galway in a critical condition. He was pronounced dead yesterday evening.

A post-mortem is due to be carried out in the coming days.

A forensic examination of the scene has been carried out, and the road has reopened.

Gardaí are continuing to appeal for witnesses. Anyone with information can contact Galway Garda Station on 091-538000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.