An elderly man, the sole occupant of a light aircraft which crashed into trees outside Dungarvan, Co. Waterford this afternoon has died.
The crash occurred at around 4.30pm.The man is said to have been the only occupant of the aircraft.
Local diversions are in place and emergency services are at the scene.
The Air Accident Investigation Unit has been informed of the incident.
File Photo: Photo: (Declan Keogh / Emergency Times)