A young man is in a critical condition in hospital in Galway following a car crash in Connemara in the early hours of this morning.
The single vehicle collision happened between Rossaveal Cross and Derryney Cross at about 4 am.
A garda investigation into the crash is underway, and the road will remain closed until late this afternoon.
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