Two men die in Mayo collision

Two men in their 20s have been killed in a crash in County Mayo.

The collision between a car and a lorry happened shortly before midnight last night, on the N60 at Facefield, on the Balla to Claremorris road

The men – who were both occupants of the car – were both pronounced dead at the scene.

While the driver of the truck who was in their 30s was taken to Mayo University Hospital as a precaution.

The road is currently closed and a forensic examination will take place at the scene this morning.


Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses, particularly road users with camera footage (including dash cam), to contact Castlebar Garda Station on 094 903 8200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.