A woman has been killed in a road crash in Co Mayo.
The victim, aged in her 20s, sustained fatal injuries when the vehicle she was travelling in collided with a lamppost and pillar on the N17 at Lurga, Charlestown between 7.30am and 8am.
She was pronounced dead at the scene and her body was removed to Mayo General Hospital, Castlebar where a post-mortem examination is to be arranged.
Traffic restrictions are in place at the scene so delays can be expected, said gardai.
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