Fri, 19 Jul 2019

<p>CO. GALWAY - Two children, aged 7 and nine, who were out riding bicycles on Sunday, have collided with a car in County Galway.</p><p>Both children were rushed to Portiuncula Hospital in critical condition.</p><p>One of the children, a girl, aged 9, died in hospital later on Sunday.</p><p>The other young cyclist, a 7-year old boy remains in serious condition.</p><p>The collision occurred just before 12 noon on Sunday on the R358 Ballinasloe to Ahascragh Road, Co Galway.&nbsp;<br /><br />The road was closed for a period of time for a forensic examination.</p><p>Garda&iacute; are appealing for anyone with information in relation on this incident to contact Ballinasloe Garda Station on 0909 631890.</p>

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