Man dies following crash between car and truck in Co Kilkenny

The driver of the truck has been taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries

Man dies following crash between car and truck in Co Kilkenny

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A man in his 50s has died after a crash between a truck and a car in County Kilkenny.

The collision happened at Garryduff Cross Road in Paulstown at around 7.30am this morning.

Gardaí say the driver of the car died at the scene.

The truck driver is in hospital, but his injuries are not life-threatening.

The road is closed and local diversions are in place while a forensic exam is carried out.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anybody with information to contact Thomastown Garda Station on 056-775-4150, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.