The pedestrian was just 20 years old.
Gardai in Salthill, Co Galway are investigating a serious road traffic collision that happened at Indreabhán(Inverin) in Co Galway.
The collision between a minibus and a male pedestrian occurred at approximately 11.05pm on the Indreabhán(Inverin) to Carroe road at Tully, Indreabhán(Inverin).
The male pedestrian was seriously injured and taken to University College Hospital Galway by ambulance for treatment.
The driver was uninjured in the collision.
Gardai are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision or who may have been on that stretch of road between 10.50pm to 11.15pm to contact them in Salthill Garda station on 091 514720, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.