Motorcyclist Hospitalised After Crash In Westmeath

Motorcyclist Hospitalised

A motorcyclist in his 30s was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash in Westmeath.

It happened between a motorbike and a truck on the M6 between Moate and Athlone in the early hours of this morning.

The truck driver was uninjured.


The stretch of motorway is currently closed westbound between junctions 7 and 8, Moate and Athlone.

Diversions are in place while a forensic examination of the scene is carried out.