An elderly woman has been killed in a two-car crash in Lisivigeen outside Killarney.
The collision happened on the N72, Killarney to Mallow road at around 2.25pm.
A woman in her 70s died when her car was in collision with another car being driven by a man in his 20s.
He was airlifted to University Hospital Limerick with serious injuries.
Nobody else was involved in the collision.
The road was closed for a forensic investigation by Gardaí but has since reopened.
Gardaí have asked witnesses to contact Killarney on 064 71160, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any garda station.