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Man dies after being hit by car in Co Donegal

A man in his 20s has died after being struck by a car in Co Donegal

It happened at Bridgend shortly before midnight on Saturday.

Another pedestrian in his 20s, who was also hit, was not seriously injured.

The driver of the silver Opel Omega car, a man in his 30s, was arrested at the scene.

He has been detained at Buncrana Garda station on suspicion of dangerous driving.

It is believed the car had been travelling from the Londonderry direction prior to the crash.

Gardai have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.

Officers are keen to speak to a couple who flagged down a Garda patrol car at a filling station in Bridgend and reported the crash.

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