Motorcyclist killed after collision with car
A man in his 40s has been killed following a collision with a car in Wicklow.
The incident occurred N81 near Blessington at approximately 8.40pm on Tuesday.
The 49-year-old motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the car was uninjured in the collision.
The body of the man was removed to Naas Hospital and a post-mortem examination is due to be carried out.
The N81 at Tinode on the Dublin side of Blessington is currently closed to traffic in both directions and local diversions are in place. Garda forensic collision investigators are at the scene.
Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Baltinglass Garda Station 059-6482610 or the Confidential Line 1800 666 111.