A man has died after he was hit by a vehicle while out walking in Co. Offaly this morning.
The man, who is in his 50s, was struck just before 11am on Clonmeen Cross Road near Rhode Village.
The driver, a man in his 60s, has been taken to hospital to be treated for his injuries.
The road is currently closed while a forensic exam is being carried out.
Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact them.