A woman in her 20s has died following a three-car collision in Co Cavan this morning.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which occurred at around 5.20am at Derrygarra Lower, Butlersbridge.

Two other women, one aged in her 30s and the other in her 50s, were taken to Cavan General Hospital.

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The road is closed for a technical examination and diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appeal for any witnesses, particularly any road users who may have camera footage (including dash cam) to contact Cavan Garda Station on 049 436 8800, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.