AN elderly man in his 70s has died after he was seriously injured in a road crash this morning.
Gardai are appealing for witnesses who may be able to provide assistance.
The man was taken by air ambulance to hospital after his vehicle collided with a lorry but he was later pronounced dead.
The lorry driver was uninjured,
The incident occurred at 10am on the N5 between Strokestown and Tulsk, Co Roscommon.
The road has now been reoped after being cordoned off while forensic investigators examined the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Castlerea Garda Station 094-9621630.