One woman has died and another has been seriously injured in a road accident in Galway.
The women, both in their 20s, were found on the side of the road near the Barna Road/Moycullen Road junction on the north west side of the city. It is believed they fell from a moving van into the road.
Both women were taken to University Hospital Galway where one was later pronounced dead.
According to the Galway Advertiser the incident happened at around 2:20AM this morning.
Investigations are ongoing and Gardaí in Galway are appealing for any relevant information.
Contact Salthill Garda Station on (091)514720, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666111, or any Garda station.