Gardaí in Buncrana are investigating a fatal road traffic collision which occurred at Umricam, Buncrana at approximately 9.15pm last night, Wednesday March 14th.
A 59-year-old female pedestrian was struck by a car and was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body has been removed to Letterkenny University Hospital where a post mortem examination will take place later today.
Gardai say the local coroner has been notified.
The road remains closed this morning and diversions are in place.
Investigations are ongoing and Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Buncrana Garda Station 074-9320540, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.