Man taken to hospital after car enters water at Lackagh Bridge

Galway Daily news Man arrested on suspicion of murder after body discovered
A man (20s) was arrested on suspicion of murder in the early hours of the morning after the discovery of a body of a man in his 50s in Sligo Town.

A man has been taken to University Hospital Galway after the car he was driving left the road at Lackagh Bridge and entered the water.

Gardaí and emergency services were called to the scene of the crash at in Turloughmore at 5am.

The vehicle collided with the bridge structure and damaged power lines which lead to a power cut in the area.

The driver and sole occupant of the car was taken to UHG for treatment for what are believed to be non-serious injuries.

Enquiries are ongoing.