A teenager has died following a road traffic collision in Co Cavan.

The 18-year-old man died when the car he was driving collided with a second vehicle on the Dublin Road in Kingscourt around 2am this morning.

The driver of the second car was uninjured. 

A post-mortem examination is due to take place at Cavan General Hospital.

Gardaí have appealed for any witnesses to contact them at Bailieboro Garda Station on 042 – 9694570, or any Garda Station.