A motorcyclist in his 40s has been killed in a single vehicle collision in Tallaght, Dublin this morning.
The fatal crash occurred at around 7am this morning at Whitestown Way.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gardai are investigating the incident.
A garda spokesman said: “The deceased man has been removed to Tallaght Hospital for a post mortem examination.
“This stretch of road is closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.
“Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Tallaght Garda Station on 01-666 6000, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.”
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