Gardaí are appealing for information following a serious road collision in Co Kilkenny.
The collision involving a motorcycle and a van happened on the Gowran to Paulstown Road, at Rathvaun, shortly after 11am this morning.
The motorcyclist, a man in his 50s, sustained serious injuries and he was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital.
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.
They also want to hear from anyone with video footage from along the route at the time of the crash.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Thomastown Garda Station 056-7754150 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.