A woman in her 20s has died in a road traffic collision in Co Longford.

Gardaí are investigating the crash at Curry, Kenagh, Longford on the main Longford to Athlone Road.

The two-vehicle collision happened at about 6.10pm.

The deceased woman was fatally injured when the car she was driving collided with a pick-up truck. She did not have any passengers

The driver and two passengers of the truck were injured.

They were taken to the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar.

Their condition is not known at this time.

A section of the road was closed to facilitate a forensic examination.