A man in his 20s has died in a collision between two cars in Co Donegal.

The man was driving one of the cars when the crash occurred, on the R236 in St Johnston, at about 9.15pm yesterday.

He was taken to Letterkenny University Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

The road is currently closed as gardaí complete a technical examination of the scene. Local diversions are in place.

Gardaí have appealed to witnesses to this collision to come forward.

Any road users who were travelling in the area at the time and who may have camera footage are asked to make this footage available to gardaí.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Letterkenny Garda Station on 074 916 7100, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any garda station.