A man in his early 20s has died following a road crash in Limerick.

The man after his car collided with a pole on the Corbally Road at around 4.55am.

He was taken to the Mid Western Regional Hospital, Limerick, where he was later pronounced dead.

Gardaí have appealed to anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact Henry Street Garda station on 061 212400, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.