Truck driver killed in ditch crash
A truck driver was killed when he crashed in to a ditch.
Gardai in Cavan are appealing for witnesses to the accident at Drummora, Crossdoney.
The articulated lorry hit a ditch on the R199, Crossdoney to Killeshandra Road, at about 9.20am on Sunday.
The driver, a man in his late 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene. A Gardai spokesman said investigators are at the scene.
"The road is closed and traffic diversions are in place," he added.
Gardai said a cyclist in his early 50s also died in a crash in Ballinasloe, Co Galway.
The accident happened at 2.40pm and the victim died at the scene.
His body has been taken to Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe for a post mortem.
The road is closed pending a Garda forensic examination and diversions are in place.