A woman in her 20s has been killed in a crash in Donegal.

A man was also injured in the collision which happened near Portsalon last night.

Gardaí were called to the scene of a single vehicle collision at Drumfad Lower, Portsalon at half past eleven last night.

The driver of the car, a woman in her mid 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

She was removed to Letterkenny University Hospital where a post mortem is due to take place at a later date.

A man in his mid 20s, who was a passenger in the car, sustained non-life threatening injuries and was also brought to hospital.

Meanwhile the road remains closed pending an examination by Forensic Collision Investigators.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who was travelling on the Kerrykeel to Portsalon road, at around 11:30pm last night to them.