The man's car left the road and hit a wall on the Old Carrick Road in Boyle
A man has died following a crash in Co Roscommon this morning.
It happened on the Old Carrick Road in Boyle, at 10am when a car left the road and hit a wall.
The driver - a man in his early 80s - was the only person in the car, and he was fatally injured.
His body has been taken to Roscommon University Hospital, where a post-mortem is due to take place.
The road is closed to allow for a forensic examination, and diversions are in place.
Any witnesses are being asked to contact Castlerea Garda Station on 094-962-1630, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.