Four people have died after the car they were in collided with a lorry near New Ross in Co Wexford.
A man and a woman believed to be in their late 60s or 70s and two men in their 40s were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which happened on the N25 at about 6.30pm.
The driver and passenger in the lorry were not injured but the driver was taken to hospital as a precaution.
The road is closed for a Forensic Collision examination and will not open again until at least lunchtime tomorrow.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact New Ross Garda station on 051 426030, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.