Three people have died in separate road crashes in Dublin, Limerick and Galway.

A 51-year-old man has died in a crash in Rush in Co Dublin.

The accident happened on the Skerries to Rush road shortly after midnight.

It is understood that the man's car veered off the road and hit a wall.

In Co Galway, a motorcyclist died following a crash on the Galway to Tuam Road.

The 43-year-old man died after his motorbike and a car collided at Lackagh at around 4.30pm yesterday.

The driver of the car was uninjured.

A man has also died following a collision at Cloghnadromin, Ballysimon, Co Limerick at approx 1.30pm.

A motorcyclist in his late 20s has died after colliding with a pick up truck towing a trailer.

The road is currently closed to allow Garda forensic collision investigators carry out technical examinations in the area, diversions are in place.