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Motorcyclist Dies In Crash On Delvin Athboy Road

The collision occurred on the N51.

Two motorcyclists have died in collisions today. 

A man in his 30s lost his life in a crash between Delvin and Athboy after his motorbike and a car collided on the N51 at around 6pm. 

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body has been brought to Our Lady's Hospital in Navan for a post mortem.

The driver and passenger of the car were treated by paramedics at the scene.

The N51 is currently closed and Gardai are appealing for witnesses.

The other motorcyclist died in a crash in County Monaghan.

The man in his 40s was travelling on the N2 near Tullyvin at around ten past 5 yesterday evening when his motorbike hit a roundabout.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body has been taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda where a post-mortem will be carried out.

The body of the driver in his 40s has been taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda where a post-mortem will take place.

Garda Forensic Collision Investigators have examined the scene.

Any road users travelling on the N2 near Castleblayney between a quarter to 5 and 5.30pm yesterday and who may have camera footage is asked to contact Castleblaney Garda Station.

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