Man dies after his motorbike hits a pole
A man has died following a motorbike collision last night.
The incident occurred at approximately 7.30pm last night in Tallaght, Dublin.
The victim, who was in his 20s, was travelling on a motorbike when it crashed into a street lighting pole at Homelawn Gardens in Tallaght.
He was rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead.
The motorbike was removed prior from the scene before gardai arrived.
A search of the area is continuing and investigating gardai are appealing for information.
A technical examination of the scene has been completed and the road has since reopened to traffic.
A post mortem on the victim is expected to take place in the coming days.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Tallaght Garda Station 01-6666000 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.