Man died following Roscommon collision

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A 74-year-old man has died following a road traffic collision in Co Roscommon yesterday (Thursday, October 10).

A 74-year-old man has died following a road traffic collision in Co Roscommon yesterday (Thursday, October 10).

The man was seriously injured when the car he was driving collided with a lorry on the N5 at Lissaphuca near Tulsk at approximately 10 am. He was taken by Air Ambulance to University College Hospital Galway where he was later pronounced dead.

The road has reopened following a technical examination and investigating Gardai are continuing to appeal for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Castlerea Garda Station 094-9621630 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.