A motorcyclist has died in a collision in Dublin city centre.

The man, who was in his 20s, was killed after his motorbike struck a lamp post at Inns Quay shortly before 4am.

No other vehicles were invoved.

The man's body has been removed to Dublin City Mortuary, where a post-mortem examination will take place.

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

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses, particularly anyone with camera footage (including dashcam), to contact the Bridewell Garda Station on 01 6668200 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.