A single vehicle collision occurred on the N5 Castlebar to Westport road at the Islandeady Roundabout this afternoon abd as a result traffic was reduced to a single lane for a period and long tailbacks were being reported.
A person has now been taken from the scene to Mayo University Hospital. The extent of his/her injuries is not known.
Gardai told Midwest News at approx 3pm that the road had been cleared and had re-opened in full to traffic.
It's expected that traffic flow should return to normal shortly.