A motorcyclist has died following a collision involving a car in Clonard, Co Meath.

The incident happened at around 2pm at Mulpheddar.

The motorcyclist, who was aged in his early 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was removed to Navan Hospital for a post-mortem examination.

The road is currently closed and local diversions are in place.

An appeal for witnesses has been issued, and gardaí are appealing for any motorists with dash cam footage to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Trim Garda Station on 046-9481540, or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.