A man has died after his motorbike was in collision with a car.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses to the crash, near Ennis in Co Clare.
The motorcyclist, aged in his 40s, was travelling on the R352 route from Ennis to Tulla at the time of the incident, around 7.30am on Tuesday.
The road was sealed off for technical examination and traffic was diverted away from the scene.
Gardai in Ennis asked anyone who saw the crash to get in contact with them.