A man in his early 20s has died and two men are in a serious condition in hospital following a road crash in Co Cavan.

The two-car crash occurred at Stradone, Co Cavan at 12.30am.

The driver of one of the cars was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other car, who is in his 20s and a passenger aged in his late teens, were taken to Cavan General Hospital for treatment.

The collision is under investigation.