A woman in her 30s was killed in a fatal crash in which she was the passenger of a vehicle yesterday evening.
The single vehicle collision occurred at approximately 6:40pm on Saturday at at Lahinch, County Clare.
A female passenger of the car involved, aged in her 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gardaí say that no other serious injuries have been reported from this crash.
A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene and is currently being detained at Ennis Garda Station.
The scene is currently preserved for technical examination by Forensic Collision Investigators. Local diversions are in place.
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward.
Any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) and were travelling in the area at the time are asked to make this footage available to investigating Gardaí.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Ennistymon Garda Station on 065 707 2180, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.