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Fatal road traffic collision at Williamstown, Galway on the 18/11/12

Gardai at Tuam are investigating a fatal single vehicle road collision which occured Kildaree, Williamstown Co . Galway at approx 9.15am this morning, the 18th November 2012.

The car which was occupied by 3 people collided with a wall.  The driver, a male in his early 50's, was seriously injured and was pronounced dead at Mayo General Hospital this afternoon.  The other occupants, 2 females, were not seriously injured.

The area was sealed off for a forensic collision investigation and the road has since re-opened.  Gardai are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the accident to contact Tuam Garda Station on 093-70840.