Sligo Gardai have confirmed that the Tubbercurry to Cloonacool road reopened yesterday evening, following a fatal collision earlier in the day.

The single-vehicle collision occurred at about 9.45 yesterday morning when a car struck a wall at a bridge at Doomore, Cloonacool.

The driver - a man in his 60's - died in the crash.

His body was removed to Sligo University Hospital for post-mortem examination.

Ballymote Gardai are investigating the incident, and have appealed for witnesses.

Meanwhile, investigations are underway following a fatal farm accident in Glinsk yesterday, on the Galway / Roscommon border.

A man in his 60's died after being injured by an animal shortly after 12 noon.

His body was removed to University Hospital Galway for post-mortem examination.

Gardai and the Health & Safety Authority are investigating the circumstances of the tragedy.



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