It happened at the Gap of Dunloe

Two American tourists have been killed following an accident in Killarney in Co Kerry.

It involved a pony and trap and happened at the Gap of Dunloe at around 2.10pm.

The victims are believed to be a man and a woman from America who were on holiday here.

It's understood they were in their fifties and sixties. 

Kerry Mountain Rescue have arrived at the scene which has been sealed off. 

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.