One man has been killed and two people injured in a road collision in Co Mayo.

The crash involved two cars and happened on the N17 at Lisduff on the Ballindine to Claremorris Road at around 4.50pm.

The 38-year-old driver of one of the cars was killed, while his passenger, a 34-year-old woman was injured.

The driver of the other car, a man aged 33, was also injured.

Both injured persons have been removed to Castlebar General Hospital.