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Man arrested following Donegal road death is released

Emmet McClelland died after being struck by a car on Saturday night

Staff Reporter

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82 year-old man and woman in her 30s injured in two Co. Tipperary road accidents 

 A man who was arrested following the death of a man in his 20s in a fatal road collision in Donegal at the weekend has been released.

Emmet McClelland from Coshquinn , Derry was killed after he was struck by a car in Bridgend just before midnight on Saturday.

Mr McClelland was declared dead at Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry.

Another man who was struck escaped serious injury.

A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene on suspicion of dangerous driving. He has since been released and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.