A man in his 50s has died in a road crash in Co Meath.

The collision, involving a car and a tractor, happened on the R157 at Moygaddy at around 4 o’clock yesterday afternoon.

The driver of the car, a man in his 50s, died in the incident.

No other injuries were reported.

A technical examination was completed by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators on Wednesday evening and the road has since re-opened.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this collision or who may have video footage, to contact them.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Dunboyne Garda Station 01 8252211, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.