A 25-year-old man has died in a single-vehicle crash in Co Limerick.

The crash happened at Ballyphillip, Banogue, on the N20 at around 11.50pm yesterday.

The man was fatally injured when the car he was driving hit a pole.

He was taken to the Mid-Western Regional Hospital in Limerick.

Investigating gardaí are appealing to witnesses to contact them at Newcastle West Garda Station on 069-20650, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any garda station.