The 53 year old man killed in a collision in Ballybofey last night has been named locally as John O’Donnell, of Curraghmone. A post mortem examination has been taking place today at Letterkenny General Hospital, and the road remains closed for a technical examination.
Gardai are appealing to any witnesses to come forward.
Meanwhile, gardai say a collision at Brenagh near Glenswilly this morning was not as serious as was first thought, and contrary to initial reports, there was no school bus involved.
Superintendent Michael Finan has been speaking about both incidents………