A pedestrian in his 60s has died in a road incident in Co Kildare.

The man was hit by a car on Celbridge Road in Maynooth last night and was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was removed to Naas General Hospital for a post mortem examination.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses or road users who may have dashcam footage and were travelling along Celbridge Road and the surrounding area between 10pm and 11:30pm last night to contact them.

Anyone with information should contact Leixlip Garda Station on 01 666 7800, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any garda station.