Man (50s) dies in crash in Swinford, Co Mayo

Man (50s) dies in crash in Swinford, Co Mayo

A man, aged in his 50s, has died in a crash in Swinford, Co Mayo.

Around 3.35 pm on Saturday, it occurred on the N5 at Ballymiles.

One of the two drivers of the cars that crashed was the man who passed away.

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The second car's driver, a guy, was transferred to Mayo University Hospital to receive treatment for significant wounds.

Both the male and female occupants in each car are receiving non-life-threatening medical attention.

Garda forensic crash investigators performed a technical assessment of the area on Saturday night, and the road has subsequently reopened.

Gardaí are requesting contact from anyone who may have seen this collision.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Swinford Garda Station at (094) 925 2990, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.