A man in his early 30s has died in a single vehicle crash at Newtown, Taghmon, Co Wexford.

Gardaí attended the scene of the incident that occurred at approximately 11:30pm last night.

The male driver of the car involved was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no other occupants in the vehicle.

The road is currently closed for technical examination by forensic collision Investigators. Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí at Wexford are appealing for any witnesses to the collision or for any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) who were travelling in the area at this time to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Wexford Garda Station on 053 9165200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.