Pensioner killed in road crash
An elderly man has died in a road crash, gardai said.
The two-car collision happened on the N24 at Piltown in Kilkenny.
The driver of one car, aged in his mid 70s, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was the sole occupant of the car at the time of the crash, around 7:30pm on Thursday evening.
The driver of the other car, aged in his early 30s, received minor injuries.
He was also alone in his vehicle at the time of collision.
Gardai have appealed for witnesses to get in contact.