The incident occurred when the car hit a tree in Ballina.

The car is taken away from the scene for a forensic examination

The two victims have been identified as Ricky Langdon(28) and jack O’Hora(21). The third victim was in the car is in critical condition. Gardaí are appealing for dashcam footage from drivers passing through the townland of Kilmoremoy close to the Costcutter Supermarket between 10:20pm and 11:15pm, contact Ballina Garda Station on 096-20560 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

-Sam Fitzsimons