Emergency services are attending the scene of a significant collision in Louth this afternoon.
Early reports says that the crash - which occurred Sheelans Shop, Riverstown - involved four cars.
The Dundalk/Carlingford Rd (R173) is now closed at Gyles Quay. Local diversions are in place and motorists are being advised to avoid the area.
One eye witness says two ambulances, one ambulance car, four garda cars, three fire engines and three recovery trucks are on site.
More to follow.