A 57-year-old man has died after his car hit a fence in Dublin.

The incident happened at the Red House Road, Glencullen at about 7.45pm this evening.

He was pronounced dead at St Vincent's University Hospital.

Gardaí have appealed to witnesses to contact Dundrum Garda Station or any garda station.

Last night, a 27-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash in Co Longford.

The man was driving near the village of Legan when his car hit a pole at about 11.10pm.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar.

A 22-year-old passenger was taken to Tullamore Hospital.

His injuries are not life-threatening.