One dead following M50 crash

One dead following M50 crash

A man aged in his mid-30s has died following a single vehicle collision which occurred on the M50 Northbound at approximately 9:30pm last night.

The incident occurred on the northbound section of the road close to the "on” ramp at Junction 6 for Blanchardstown / Castleknock.

The male motorcyclist was fatally injured when his bike collided with a crash barrier.

No other person was involved.

The road was closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Collision Investigation but has since reopened.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision to contact them at Blanchardstown Garda Station on 01-666 7000 The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.