Gardai in Waterford are investigating a single vehicle collision in which a car went on fire yesterday evening.

The incident happened on the N72 at Ballygalane, Lower Lismore at around 6.30pm yesterday evening when a car struck a wall.

The car then went on fire.

A body was recovered from the car and was taken to Waterford University Hospital.

Gardai have not been able to positively identify the gender of the driver of the vehicle.
There was nobody else in the car at the time of the incident.

Witnesses are asked to contact Gardai.