A man has died following a road crash in Co Waterford this evening.

The man, who was in his 20s, died after the car he was driving hit a wall near O’Keeffe’s Cross in Dunhill at around 6pm this evening.

He was the sole occupant of the car.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body has been removed to University Hospital Waterford.

The road had been closed but has since been reopened.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact them at Tramore Garda Station on 051 391620.