The incident was caused by another motorist who was allegedly driving the wrong way on the M6 motorway near Ballinasloe This motorist also died in the crash. The car crash occurred at around 7.40 pm on Thursday.
The four deceased victims’ injuries are so severe that it could take days to identify each individual.
A source speaking to the Irish Mirror said: “The bodies have not been identified yet and could take some time for that process to be completed.
“This was an awful crash.
“You just have to look at the scene and the state of the cars to see how bad it was.”
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