Gardaí remain at the scene of a road traffic collision on the Kiltimagh Knock road, the R323.
The incident happened at around 8am this morning.
The road is closed to traffic as Gardaí conduct their investigation.
Midwest News understands that a vehicle transporting livestock skid off the road in wet and slippery conditions.
It is not known at this time if there are any casualties.
However, a Garda spokesperson told Midwest News that the road should reopen to traffic shortly.