A man is in a critical condition in hospital after a serious single-vehicle crash near Dublin Airport last night.

Gardaí are investigating the crash, which happened at around 10pm on the R108 near the airport.

The driver of the car, a man in his 30s, was taken to Beaumont Hospital, where his condition is currently described as critical.

Two passengers in the car, men in their 20s and 30s, were taken to the same hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The road was closed for forensic examination but has since reopened.