A woman in her 90s has died in a road crash in Macroom, Co Cork.

The woman was seriously injured when her car collided with another vehicle on Sleaveen Road at 5.20pm.

She was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

Her body was removed to Cork University Hospital for a post-mortem examination.

A man driving the other car was not injured.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact Macroom Garda Station on 026-20590.