The collision happened at around 12:30pm
A 53 year-old motorcyclist has died following a crash in county Tipperary.
The collision, involving a motorcycle and a 4x4 vehicle happened at Annagh Cross near Birr at around 12.30pm.
The man was treated at the scene by emergency services, but was pronounced dead a short time later.
The driver of the 4x4 was uninjured.
The road is closed to traffic while Gardai carry out a forensic examination of the scene. Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses.