Galway Bay fm newsroom – The N84 Headford road has re-opened this afternoon following a serious crash which has left a local man in a serious condition in hospital.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after the man in his 40s was seriously hurt in the three car crash at around 7.30 last night.
The incident happened between Corrandulla Garda Station and the turn-off for Caherlistrane at an area known locally as Flaherty’s Cross.
The four other people involved received non life-threatening injuries.
Diversions had been in place since the incident happened last evening, but the Headford Road has now fully reopened to traffic.
Anyone who witnessed the crash at around 7.30 last night is asked to contact Galway Gardaí at 091-538000.
TD Mairéad Farrell calls for an election in place of planned Taoiseach handover
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Local TD Mairéad Farrell is calling for an election, instead of the planned handover between Michael Martin and Leo Varadkar.
On December 17th, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar will return to the Taoiseach position, taking over from Micheal Martin, as part of the planned cabinet reshuffle.
Speaking on Galway Talks, Galway West TD Mairéad Farrell says she thinks voters need to have their say:
Enquiries ongoing following road collision in Claregalway last night
103 Galway residents to receive Irish Citizenship this week
Galway Bay fm newsroom – 103 Galway residents will become Irish citizens today.
Nationwide, 3,500 people from 130 countries will receive their certificates of naturalisation in Killarney over the next two days.
Junior Minister at the Department of Justice James Browne says it will give them rights and legal protections.
He says people from other nations who’ll become Irish citizens will contribute to Ireland: