Woman dies following Co Mayo collision

Monday 28 January 2013 16.20
Gardaí have closed a part of the N5 and diversions are in place
Gardaí have closed a part of the N5 and diversions are in place

A woman in her 20s has died in Co Mayo after her car was involved in a collision with a truck and a mini bus.

The incident occurred on the N5 at the junction with the old Castlebar Road at around 1.10pm. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the mini bus was taken to Mayo General Hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the truck was uninjured.

Gardaí in Swinford are investigating the incident.

They have asked for anyone with information relating to the incident to contact Swinford Garda Station on 094-9252990, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111 via any garda station.