Gardai closed the road to carry out an examination
A 38-year-old man was fatally injured when the 4X4 vehicle he was driving collided with a ditch at Ladychapel, Maynooth (R408) at approximately 3.15pm yesterday.
A female passenger was taken to Naas General Hospital with minor injuries. No other people or vehicles were involved.
The road was closed for an examination by the Garda Forensic Collision Investigators but has since reopened.
Gardaí wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Leixlip Garda Station on 01-666 7800 The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.