Female killed in early morning motorcycle crash
A woman in her forties was killed in a single vehicle road crash on Saturday evening.
The collision occurred when the female motorcyclist collided with the central divide on the motorway.
Gardai in Kildare are investigating the collision which occurred on the M9 between junction 1 and junction 2 southbound at approximately 8.30pm.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
There were no other people injured in the collision.
Gardai closed the road to facilitate a Forensic Collision examination.
Gardaí in Kildare are appealing for witnesses to the collision to contact them at Kildare on 045-527730, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station