Biker killed in Westmeath crash
A motorcyclist has been killed in a road crash in Co Westmeath.
The accident happened at around 5.30pm this evening when a car and motorbike collided on the N52 at the junction with Ballinlough Castle between Delvin and Clonmellon.
A 29 -year-old man - the rider of the bike - was taken to Mullingar General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The male driver of the car - the sole occupant - escaped uninjured.
The road has been closed at the scene for a forensic examination.