A motorcyclist has been killed in a crash in Co Louth.
The man (60s) crashed on the R173 between Carlingford and Omeath in a single-vehicle collision at around 3.30pm this afternoon.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and has been taken to Louth County Hospital in Dundalk for a postmortem.
The road is closed and local diversions are in place.
Gardaí are appealing to witnesses to contact Dundalk Garda station.