A driver taking part in a rally in Co Waterford has been killed.

Paul Mulcahy, from Dungarvan in Co Waterford, died from injuries he sustained in a crash on stage four of the Carrick-on-Suir Stages Rally this afternoon..

His co-driver, in his 20s, has been taken to Waterford Regional Hospital.

The rest of the event has been cancelled as a mark of respect.