A 25-year-old man has died in a crash in Co Tipperary.

The man died after his motorcycle collided with a sign on the R689 at Fennor, Urlingford around 8.45pm yesterday.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to St Luke's General Hospital in Kilkenny.

The road around the scene remains closed to facilitate a forensic examination.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Thurles Garda Station on 0504 25 100, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any garda station.