An 18 year old man has been killed in a crash in county Clare this morning.
The car he was travelling in struck a wall at Woodstock, Ennis at around 4.20am.
A 19 year old and a 21 year old man were also travelling in the car - they have been taken to University Hospital Limerick with serious injuries.
The road is closed to allow for an examination of the scene and diversions are in place.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.