A man in his 60s has died after he was struck by an articulated lorry in Tipperary this afternoon.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the lorry a man in his 30s did not require medical treatment.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following collision at Cahir shortly after 3 O clock
The southbound carriageway of the motorway is currently closed to traffic between J11 Cahir south and J12 Mitchelstown north.
Traffic diversions are in place and Garda forensic collision investigators are at the scene.