Man dies in Galway crash

Gardaí are investigating after a man died in a fatal road traffic collision in Galway.

The Headford to Galway Road remains closed at the scene, about six miles from Galway city.

The single vehicle collision occurred before a quarter to three this morning - a 31 year old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Gardaí in Galway are trying to establish the exact time of the crash - they're appealing for any witnesses to contact them.