A woman in her 30s has died following a three-car collision in Co Longford.

The accident occurred at Cloonagh near the town of Drumlish at around 7.20pm.

Three other people were injured in the collision and were taken to Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar.

Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening .

The Longford-Drumlish road (R198) was closed for a period in both directions due to the crash. 

A garda investigation is under way.