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Witness Appeal - Dangerous Driving Incident, South Mayo, 12th February 2023

Issue Date: 13th February 2023

On Sunday, 12th February 2023, at approximately 1:30pm, a silver coloured Volkswagen Passat estate travelling on the N84 towards Ballinrobe failed to stop for Gardaí and was subsequently involved in a series of incidents as it travelled through the areas of Ballinrobe, Partry, Ballintubber, Clogher, Frenchill, Breaffy and Castlebar.

The vehicle was involved in a collision at Cottage Road in Breaffy and three males, one aged in his 20s and two aged in their 30s, were arrested at the scene and taken to Garda Stations in the Western Region.

Gardaí continue to investigate the circumstances of the incident.

Gardaí in Mayo are appealing to any person who may have witnessed this incident to contact them.

Anyone who was travelling on foot or by vehicle in these areas between 1:00pm and 2:30pm, who may have witnessed or have footage (including dash cam) of the silver Volkswagen Passat car involved in this incident, is asked to make this available to investigating Gardaí.

Anyone with any information in relation to this incident is asked to contact Castlebar Garda Station on 0949038200 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800666111 or any Garda Station.