A man in his 60s has died after a collision between a car and a lorry in Cavan this afternoon.

The collision occurred in the Cloverhill area of Belturbet, Co Cavan, at around 2:20pm.

The man who was driving the car was pronounced dead at the scene and his body has been removed to Cavan General Hospital.

The driver of the lorry was uninjured, it is understood.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information, particularly any road users with dash-cam footage who may have been passing through the area at the time of the collision, to contact Cavan Garda Station on 049 436 8800 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.