Man dies after crash on Naas Road in Dublin

The crash happened near Junction 2 Kingswood at around 6.20am

Man dies after crash on Naas Road in Dublin

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Updated 11.45am

A man has died after a crash on the N7 Naas Road in Dublin this morning.

The incident happened near Junction 2 Kingswood at around 6.20am.

A driver in his 20s was injured when his 4x4 crashed into a barrier.

He was taken to Tallaght Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The road was closed to allow for a forensic exam, leading to tailbacks and diversions in the area.

Gardaí say the road has now reopened.

Any witnesses to the crash are being asked to contact Clondalkin Garda Station on 01-6667600, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.