An 80-year-old woman has died after being hit by a lorry in Co Mayo yesterday.

The crash happened on the Ballinrobe to Castlebar Road at Aughadrina at about 1pm.

The woman was brought to Mayo General Hospital in Castlebar with serious injuries, but was later pronounced dead.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Castlebar Garda Station on 094-9038200, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800-666-111, or any garda station.