Motorcyclist (34) and four year old boy die in crashes

A motorcyclist has died in a road crash in Thurles.

A motorcyclist has died in a road crash in Thurles.

A car and motorcycle collided at Boulick, Gortnahoe at around 10pm on Monday night resulting in the death of the man.

The body of the 34-year-old victim was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital where a post-mortem examination took place.

The female driver of the car was uninjured.

A boy from Doon, who celebrated his fourth birthday in May, died in a road traffic accident on Monday on a family day out. Jack McDonnell’s family were travelling home after picnic. His parents and six year old twin brothers were also in the car.