Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following yesterday’s crash on the N2 in which a motorcyclist in his 50s died.

Father of four Ken Piper from St. Benan’s Villas in Laytown was pronounced dead at the scene, after he was involved in a collision with a car at the Philipstown junction between Collon and Ardee at 12.35pm.

Witnesses or anyone with dash cam footage is being asked to contact Ardee Garda Station on 041 685 3222, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.