Gardaí in Kells are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision involving a motorcyle and a tractor.
They were called to the scene at Balrath Cross, Kells, Co. Meath at approximately 4.10pm on Saturday (May 25th).
The driver of the motorcycle - a 26-year-old male - was seriously injured and was removed to James Connolly Memorial Hospital.
He passed away in the early hours of this morning, (Sunday). The driver of the tractor - a man aged 19 years - was uninjured.
A forensic collision investigation of the scene was carried out. The road was closed but has since reopened.
Gardaí in Kells are appealing for any persons who may have travelled the road or who can assist with this investigation to contact them at Kells Garda Station - 046 - 9280820 - the Garda Confidential Line - 1800 666 111 - or any Garda Station.