An investigation is under way following a fatal crash in Co Wexford in which a woman in her 20s was killed.

The crash happened on the N25 at Kilmacree around 12.25pm.

The woman, who was the only occupant in her vehicle, was seriously injured when her car collided with another car.

She was taken by ambulance to Wexford General Hospital and was pronounced dead a short time later.

The male driver and female passenger in the other car, both in their 50s, were seriously injured and were also taken to Wexford General Hospital.

The road was closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Collision Examination but has since reopened.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Wexford Garda Station on 053-916-5200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666111or any garda station.