A man has died following a car crash in Co Mayo this morning.

The man, who was in his 60s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

It was a single vehicle crash and happened in Ballinasmalla, Claremorris.

The man, who was driving, was the only person travelling in the car.

It was reported to gardaí at 7am this morning.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Claremorris Garda Station on 094 9372080.

They are particularly looking to speak to anyone who was in the area between 12.30am and 7am.