Thursday 19 April 2018

Motorcyclist (early 30s) killed after bike crashed into car

R154 at Warrenstown Credit: Google Maps
R154 at Warrenstown Credit: Google Maps
Louise Kelly

Louise Kelly

A motorcyclist has been killed in a road crash in Co Meath this afternoon.

The man, aged in his early 30s, suffered fatal injuries when the motorcycle he was travelling on collided with a car.

The incident occurred on the Trim Road at Warrenstown shortly before 430pm.

The man - who was the sole occupant of the motorcycle - was pronounced dead at scene.

His body has been taken to Our Lady's Hospital, Navan where a post mortem is to be arranged.

The occupants of the car were uninjured.

The R154 is currently closed at Warrenstown to facilitate forensic examination and local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnessess and anyone with information is asked to contact Ashbourne Garda Station on 01 8010600, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

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