A man has died in a road crash in Co Meath.

The motorcyclist, who was in his 60s, died when his motorbike was in collision with a car at Fennor, Oldcastle at 6.10pm.

His body has been removed to Cavan General Hospital.

Two women, who were in the car, have been taken to hospital, however their injuries are not thought to be serious.

The road has been closed for a technical examination.

Gardai have appealed to anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact them at Kells on 046 - 9280820 or the Garda Confidential line 1-800-666-111.