The victim was riding a motorcycle which was
involved in a collision with a van in Co Mayo on Sunday afternoon
A Co Antrim motorcyclist has been killed in a crash in the Republic.He has been named locally as Robert Wright, aged 55, from Stranocum.
Mr Wright was riding a motorcycle which was involved in a collision with a van in Co Mayo on Sunday afternoon.
It happened on the Hollymount to Claremorris Road at about 1.20pm.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Married to Lorna, Robert is survived by his three children, two boys and a girl.
A highly respected and popular member of his community, Robert was a member of the Stranocum Orange Lodge and the Stranocum RBP.
He worked at Chestnutt Animal Feeds in his home village.