Two killed in Kilkenny car crash
Two people have been killed and three injured in a car crash on the outskirts of Kilkenny.
The two car collision happened at Troyswood, on the Kilkenny to Freshford Road.
Gardai said a 65-year-old man died at the scene and a 61-year-old woman was later pronounced dead at St Luke's Hospital.
The third person travelling in the same car, a woman, was injured and also taken to St Luke's, along with two people in the second car.
The road remains closed for a forensic collision examination and diversions are in place. Gardai have appealed for witnesses to come forward.