A 33-year-old man has died after being hit by a car.
The accident happened on the N9 on the outskirts of Castledermot, Co Kildare, at around 10.20pm on Tuesday.
The man suffered serious injuries and was taken to Naas General Hospital but died a short time later.
Gardai are appealing for witnesses. The road was closed to allow crash scene investigators to carry out an examination.