Female motorcyclist dies in road crash in Kildare

The incident happened at about 8.30pm yesterday.

Female motorcyclist dies in road crash in Kildare

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Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died in a crash in Kildare last night.

The woman in her 40's crashed into the central divide on the M9 between junction 1 and junction 2 southbound at about 8.30pm yesterday.

She was pronounced dead at the scene and no one else was injured in the incident.

The road remains closed to allow a forensic examination of the scene be carried.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to contact Gardaí in Kildare on 045-527730.