A young man in his twenties died after the car he was travelling in was involved in a collision on Friday night.

Jack Matthews, 20, was killed in the collision at Carstown, Termonfeckin, Co. Louth around 10.30pm.

A second man in his late teens, who was a passenger in the car, was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda with minor injuries.

Gardai have appealed for witnesses.