A second Road Traffic Collision also occurred within minutes of the crash on the Templemore Road roundabout this evening in Roscrea.
The emergency crews were in attendance at both incidents.
News came in of the second RTC within minutes of the first at roughly 3.50pm this evening.
The second incident happened at the Knock Road exit a few hundred yards away from the first reported incident.
Report from earlier this evening……..
Emergency crews are at the scene of a Road Traffic Collision at the Templemore Road roundabout in Roscrea.
The incident occurred at roughly 3.50pm
The Gardai arrived at the scene with the Ambulance crews and two recovery trucks.
The road is closed from just above the Rosslands Estate down to the roundabout by the Topaz Garage.
Motorists are advised to take alternative routes and proceed with caution.