Motorcyclist killed in road accident
A motorcyclist has been killed in a road accident, gardai have said.
The crash happened at about 1am on the R413 Nicholastown-Kilcullen Road in Co Kildare between Kilcullen village and Mile Mill.
Gardai said no other vehicle was involved.
The motorcyclist, a man in his early 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The latest statistics on road deaths, compiled at the end of last week, showed that by last Friday 15 motorcyclists had been killed on the roads this year.