It happened in Ballinasloe earlier this morning

A woman has died in a road crash in Ballinasloe, Co Galway.

The single vehicle collision happened at around 10:20am this morning at Lismanny on the Eyrecourt to Ballinasloe road.

The 56-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

There was no one else in the car at the time of the crash.

Her body was removed to University Hospital Galway, where a post mortem will take place.

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses to contact them.