Northern Ireland

Man killed as motorbike and tractor collide

A 39-year-old man has been killed in a collision between his motorcycle and a tractor in County Louth.

The incident happened on the Ballymakenny Road, at Tullyard, near Drogheda, at about 17:40 BST on Thursday.

The driver of the tractor was uninjured.

Part of the road remains closed. The police are appealing for witnesses.