Woman dies after Dublin city centre crash

Friday 11 January 2013 19.13
The crash involving a car and two pedestrians happened on Abbey Street at around 12.30pm
The crash involving a car and two pedestrians happened on Abbey Street at around 12.30pm

A woman in her 50s has died following a road crash in Dublin city centre.

The crash involving a car and two pedestrians happened on Abbey Street at around 12.30pm.

Both victims were taken to the Mater Hospital, where the woman was later pronounced dead. A man sustained minor injuries to his leg.

Gardaí have arrested a man in his 30s and he is being detained at Store Street Garda Station. 

Jervis Street is closed, which is affecting Red line Luas services.