Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital following crash outside Castleblayney yesterday

A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital following a crash outside Castleblayney yesterday.

The collision between a motorbike and a jeep occured at Derrycreevy on the Keady Road just after 6 o’clock yesterday evening.

Gardaí say the motorcyclist, a man in his 30s, was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital after sustaining serious injuries.

The man driving the jeep was taken to Craigavon Area Hospital where the extent of his injuries are unknown.

Garda investigations are ongoing.