One person was seriously injured in a road traffic accident near Oranmore yesterday evening.
Gardai and emergency services attended the scene of a traffic accident involving a motorcycle and a car that took place on the Oranmore to Craughwell road around 5pm on Wednesday.
A garda spokesperson said the driver of the motorcycle, a man in his 20s, was taken to University Hospital Galway with serious injuries.
The road was closed outside Orannore overnight and remains closed today while a forensic examination is taking place.
Traffic between Oranmore and Craughwell is being diverted via Claronbridge.