Woman dies after Co Mayo car crash
A woman has been killed and a man injured in a car crash in Co Mayo.
The 24-year-old victim was a passenger in a car which collided with a truck on the N5 at Sheeaune, near Westport, at about 9.10am on Friday.
She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gardai said the 33-year-old driver of the car was taken to Mayo General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, while the truck driver escaped injury.
"The road has been closed for a forensic collision examination and diversions are in place," said a spokesman.
Gardai have appealed for witnesses.