A 90-year-old woman has died following a road crash in Dublin.

The woman was seriously injured after being struck by a car on Crawford Avenue at the junction of Iona Road at around 6.35pm yesterday.

She was taken to the Mater Hospital where she died in the early hours of this morning. The driver of the car was not injured.

Gardaí have appealed to anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Mountjoy Garda Station on 01-6668600, the Garda Confidential line on 1800-666111 or any garda station.