A woman has been seriously injured following a collision on the N20 Cork-Limerick road outside of Mallow.

The collision occurred at around 3.30pm at the turnoff for Dromahane, 1km from Mallow town.

Fire brigade units from Mallow and Kanturk attended the scene, as well as Mallow gardaí and paramedics.

The injured woman was airlifted by the Community Air Ambulance to Cork University Hospital.