Man killed in west Donegal road collision

Man killed in west Donegal road collision
A 39-year-old man has been killed in a single-vehicle traffic collision in west Donegal.

A 39-year-old man has been killed in a single-vehicle traffic collision in west Donegal.

The accident occurred at approximately 9pm on Sunday at Curransport near Magheroarty.

The man was fatally injured when the car he was driving collided with a pole on the R257.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to Letterkenny General Hospital.

The road was closed on Monday while Garda Forensic Collision Investigators carried out an examination and local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Milford Garda Station on 074 9153060, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.