A man in his 20s has died in a car accident in Dublin 6 days ago

A man in his 20s has died in a car accident in Dublin

The incident occurred on the evening of Easter Sunday.

A man in his mid-20s has died after the car he was driving struck a pillar last night in Dublin.

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The single-vehicle crash occurred on the R135, Old North Road at around 8.30pm.

The male driver was fatally injured when the car hit the pillar and his body has been removed from the scene to Dublin City Mortuary in Whitehall.

A post mortem will take place in due course.

A male passenger, also in his mid-20s, was taken to James Connolly Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The Garda Forensic Collision Investigators attended the scene.

Gardaí in Finglas are appealing for any witnesses or for anyone with information to come forward.

They are also appealing for any road users who may have camera footage, including dash-cam, who were travelling on the R135, the Old North Road to make this footage available to Gardaí.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Finglas Garda Station on 01 6667500, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.