A woman has died, and two children and two men have been injured, following a road crash in Co. Limerick.
It happened on the N21 south of Rathkeale at around 4.15pm yesterday.
The driver of one of the cars - a woman in her 30s - was taken by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick, but was later pronounced dead.
Her passengers - a man, also aged in his 30s - and two young children were also taken to hospital, but their injuries aren't thought to be life threatening.
The driver of the other car - a man in his 20s - was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Due to an RTC on the N21 the road is currently closed between Newcastle West and Rathkeale. Diversions are in place and road users are asked to avoid the area if possible. pic.twitter.com/RsQGFcNHmz
— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) October 31, 2022
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses, or anyone with video footage of the crash, to contact them.
Detectives are appealing to any road users with camera footage, including dash-cam, from the N21 south of Rathkeale at the time of the collision are asked to make it available to them.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Newcastlewest Garda Station on 069 20650.