A 48-year-old woman has died after a traffic collision in Co Wexford.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which took place at Coollishall Upper, Gorey at around 10.30am.

A car collided head-on with a jeep on the R772 between Gorey and Clough.

The woman who was driving the car was taken by air ambulance to Tallaght Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the second car, a man aged in his 40s, sustained minor injuries.

Forensic collision investigators examined the scene and the road has since re-opened to traffic.