An 81-year-old woman has died in hospital following a collision in Castlebar, Co Mayo last week.

The female pedestrian was struck by a car as she crossed the Pontoon Road at about 1.30pm on 23 December. 

She was taken by ambulance to Mayo General Hospital but died there late yesterday evening.

Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Castlebar Garda Station on 094 9038200.