Gardaí in Carlow is investigating a fatal collision in traffic that occurred at R726, Tullow to Carlow Road (approximately 5kms from Tullow) at approximately 6:15 pm on Tuesday.
A 20-year-old man (single occupant) was fatally injured when the car he drove collided with another car.
The driver of the second car, a 50-year-old man (single occupant), was wounded and removed to St. Luke's Hospital in Kilkenny, and his injuries are not considered fatal.
The road is currently closed for a forensic examination of Garda. Gardaí is appealing to anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Garda Carlow Station at 059-9136620, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.