Two people killed, another critical after car goes into the water

Galway Daily news Missing man found safe

Two people have lost their lives, and another is in critical condition, after a car went into the water in the early hours of Saturday morning.

At approximately 2:40am, Gardaí and emergency services received reports of a car in the water at Menlo Pier in Galway city.

Three males were removed from the water and taken to University Hospital Galway where two of them have since passed away.

The condition of the third male is currently described as critical, An Garda Síochána have said.

The scene at Menlo Pier is currently preserved for technical examination and the services of Forensic Collision Investigators have been requeste

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who has information that can assist with this investigation to contact Gaillimh Garda Station on 091 538000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.