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Tragic collision Man (40s) killed in crash between car and motorbike in Co Kilkenny


Accident sign (stock photo)

Accident sign (stock photo)

Accident sign (stock photo)

A man in his 40s has been killed in a crash between a car and a motorbike in Co Kilkenny.

The tragic incident took place on the Callan Road at approximately 11:30am this morning, Sunday, February 21.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. No-one else was injured in the collision.

The scene is currently being examined by Forensic Collision Investigators.

The road is currently closed and local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to this collision to come forward and are asking for any motorists who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) who were travelling in the area between 11:15am -11:45am to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Kilkenny Garda Station on 056 777 5000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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