A woman in her 20s has died in a road crash in Co Mayo.

The woman, who was travelling alone, died after her car hit with a lamp post and a pillar at Lurga near Charlestown between 7.30am and 8am.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Her body was removed to Mayo General Hospital in Castlebar, where a post mortem will be carried out.

Traffic restrictions are in place at the scene and diversions are in place.