A motorcyclist has died following a collision involving a car and a motorcycle on the N2 at the Philipstown junction, at approximately 12:35pm on Sunday afternoon.
A man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene. The body of the deceased was removed to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda. No other injuries were reported.
The road was closed between Collon and Ardee to allow for a technical examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators. Local diversions were in place during the closure.
Gardaí in Ardee are appealing for witnesses to come forward and to those with camera footage (including dash-cam) to make it available to them.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Ardee Garda Station on 041 685 3222, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.