Man in critical condition after crash on busy Donegal road - Gardaí are appealing for witnesses

Diversions are in place and motorists are advised to avoid the route

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Man in critical condition following Donegal crash

A man is in a critical condition following a crash on one of Donegal's busiest roads.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following the serious road traffic collision between a van and a car that occurred at Ballymagroarty, Ballintra on the N15, at approximately 8am this morning, Thursday, March 11.

A male in his thirties, the driver of the car, has been taken to Sligo University Hospital to be treated for his injuries which are described as critical.

The road is currently closed to facilitate a forensic collision investigation. Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward. They are also appealing for any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam), who were travelling in the area between 7.30am - 8.30am to make this footage available to Gardaí. 

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Ballyshannon Garda station on 071 985 8530, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.