Appeal for witnesses after traffic collision near Frenchpark

Gardaí at Castlerea are appealing for witnesses after a serious road traffic collision that took place shortly after six o’clock yesterday evening near Frenchpark.

A man in his early 60s was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital Galway with serious injuries when the lorry he was driving was involved in a collision with a tractor and a car.

The drivers of the tractor and car were uninjured.

Gardaí are asking for any witnesses to this collision to come forward.

They’re also asking for any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) and were travelling in the area at the time to make this footage available to Gardaí.