Gardaí at Claremorris are investigating a two car fatal road traffic collision which occurred on the N17 at Lisduff on the Ballindine to Claremorris road at approximately 4.50pm last Saturday.
A 38-year-old male driver of one of the cars, David McCorry from Salthill, Galway, was fatally injured.
His wife, who was a passenger in the car with him, was also injured in the collision, as was the male driver (33 ) of the other car.
Garda forensic collision investigators closed the road for an examination.
Investigating Gardaí wish to appeal for witnesses to this collision to contact Claremorris Garda Station on 094 937 2080, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111, or any Garda station.