Man dies in car crash outside Ballinasloe, County Galway

A man has died in a car crash outside Ballinasloe, County Galway.

The man aged in his 30s, was a passenger the car which collided with a second vehicle on Friday evening. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was taken to Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe, after the crash on the Kilconnell Road. Her injuries are thought to be serious.

A man and woman in the second car were also taken to hospital for non life-threatening injuries.

The scene of the collision is closed and is expected to remain closed until Saturday morning.