Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following an incident involving two cars in Athboy.

It happened at around 6:45am yesterday when a black Volkswagen car collided with another vehicle on the R154 at Martinstown.

The driver, who was heading towards Drewstown, caused significant damage to the vehicle before fleeing the scene.

No injuries have been reported.

Anyone with information or dash cam footage is being asked to contact Kells Garda Station on 046 928 08 20.