The road at Carraroe in Galway has reopened to traffic following an earlier fatal road traffic collision.
A man in his 30s died following the single car collision which happened on a minor road near Carraroe just after 3:45 this morning.
Another man in his 30s who was a passenger is being treated for non life-threatening injuries at Galway University Hospital.
The road was closed to carry out a forensic examination but has since reopened to traffic.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Salthill Garda Station (091) 514 720 the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.