A pedestrian has died following a collision involving a car in Navan, Co Meath.

The incident happened in the Kilcarn Court area at around 1.25pm.

The pedestrian, a woman aged in her 70s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road where the crash happened has been closed and local diversions are in place.

An appeal for witnesses has been issued. Gardaí are asking for motorists travelling in the Kilcarn Court area bewteen 1-1.45pm who may have dash-cam footage to make it available to them.

Anyone with information can contact Navan Garda Station on 046-9079930, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.