A man was fatally injured in a road collision on the Monivea Road near Carnmore in Galway yesterday.
He has been named as 70 year old William Donoghue from Briarhill, Galway.
The incident, which involved a waste truck and a car, happened between Carnmore Cross and Briarhill Junction at 2pm yesterday afternoon.
The driver of the truck was not injured in the incident.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact Galway Garda Station at 091-538000.