A WOMAN has tragically lost her life in a road accident in Glenflesk.

The woman, in her 20s, was crossing the main road in the village when she was struck by a car at around 7.15pm yesterday evening, say Gardai. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the car was uninjured.

The scene was attended by units from the Killarney ambulance and fire services.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to contact Killarney Garda station on 064-6671160.