Fatal accident at Dooish, Ballybofey this morning

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision this morning, January 1st, on the Ballybofey to Fintown road (R252) at Dooish.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision this morning, January 1st, on the Ballybofey to Fintown road (R252) at Dooish.

At approximately 8.50am a male in his 40s was seriously injured when the car he was driving collided with a wall. He was taken by ambulance to Letterkenny Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The road is closed pending the arrival of forensic collision investigators and diversions are in place.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballybofey Garda Station 074-9137740, or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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