A man in his 40s was fatally injured when his motorcycle collided with a truck in Co Meath today. 

Gardaí at Ashbourne, Co Meath, are investigating the crash which occurred on the R157 Maynooth to Dunboyne Road this afternoon.

The man’s body has been removed to Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown.

No one else was injured in the crash.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Ashbourne Garda Station on 01-8010600 the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.