A man who was involved in a collision between a car and a van in Co Louth yesterday evening died this afternoon as a result of his injuries.

The man, who was aged in his 60s, was involved in the crash on the N2 north of Ardee at Aclint at around 6pm on Saturday.

He was the sole occupant of the car. A man and a woman both aged in their 20s who were traveling in the van received non-life threatening injuries.

The Coroner has been notified of the man's death and a post-mortem examination will be carried out.

Investigating Gardaí are continuing to appeal for witnesses to contact them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ardee Garda Station on 041 6871130, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.