A man aged in his 40s has died in a road crash in Co Kilkenny.

The single-vehicle crash involving  amotorcycle happened at Ballymack, Cuffesgrange at around 9.15am.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

The scene is closed pending an examination of the area by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact Kilkenny Garda Station on 056 7775000.