A man has died in a single-vehicle car crash in Co Kerry.

The crash happened on the Ardfert to Abbeydorney road at Ballybroman at around 8.30pm last night.

The man, aged in his mid-20s, was killed when his car crashed and went on fire.

He was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

His body was removed to Kerry General Hospital where a post-mortem examination will be carried out.