Man (60s) killed in three vehicle crash


A man in his 60s has been killed in a crash involving three vehicles in the west of Ireland on Friday afternoon.

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a collision on the N85 near Inagh shortly after 1pm today.

The occupant of one of the vehicles, a man in his 60s, was pronounced dead the scene a short time later.

Two other people injured in the collision were taken from the scene by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick for treatment.

An Garda Síochána have said that their injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

The road at the scene is currently closed to facilitate examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and traffic diversions are in place.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this collision to come forward.

They are also appealing to those with camera footage (including dash cam) from the area at the time, to make it available to them.