A 21-year-old man has died following a collision in Co Meath in the early hours of this morning.
The victim was driving the car, which contained five passengers, when it crashed on the Dunshaughlin to Dunboyne Road at approximately 12.30am this morning.
The driver was fatally injured when the car crashed into a ditch.
The five passengers – three men and two women – were taken to hospital for injuries but they are not believed to be life-threatening.
The road is currently closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Examination and diversions are in place.
Gardai in Dunshauglin are investigating and have appealed for witnesses.
Anybody with information is asked to contact Dunshaughlin Garda Station on 01 825 8600 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.