1 dead and 2 critically injured in separate road accidents in Mayo, Galway and Laois
An 83 year old man has died after a crash in County Mayo.
Gardai in Westport say Sean Neilus with an address in Westport was cycling when the collision with a car occurred on the Castlebar Road at eight o'clock last night.
He was taken to Castlebar General Hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly before ten last night.
Meanwhile a woman is in a critical condition after a single vehicle crash in Tuam, County Galway.
It happened on the Tuam to Athenry Road this afternoon.
A man is also in a critical condition after a car and a truck crashed in Portlaoise.
The collision occurred on the N8 at Clonad at half past nine this morning.
Three other people are in hospital and one of those is in a serious condition.