A woman has died and three other people have been injured in a road traffic collision in Co Kilkenny this evening.
The crash, which involved two vehicles, occurred on the N25 Waterford to New Ross road near Glenmore at around 6.30pm.
Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene and it is understood all the other individuals involved were rushed to University Hospital Waterford for treatment of serious injuries.
Local sources confirmed there had been a fatality in the incident but the woman has not yet been identified.
The road remains closed and local diversions have been put in place in place.
A garda spokesperson confirmed officers attended the scene of the crash this evening after being alerted:
"Gardaí are currently at the scene of a road traffic collision that occurred on the N25 in Glenmore, Co. Kilkenny. The incident occurred at approximately 6.30pm this evening Wednesday 1st December 2021 and involved two vehicles.
“There is no further information available at this time,” the spokesperson said.