A man in his 30s has died after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a car in Co Kildare.

The incident happened on the westbound carriageway of the R449 near Celbridge at about 2.55pm.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses or anyone with information to contact Leixlip Garda Station on 01-6667800 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111.