Northern Ireland

Irvinestown: Woman dies after road traffic collision

The incident happened on the Brownshill Link Road, Irvinestown Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The incident happened on the Brownshill Link Road, Irvinestown

A woman has died following a road traffic collision in Irvinestown, County Fermanagh.

Elaine Patricia McGarrity, 54, from the Irvinestown area, is believed to have been knocked down by a pick-up truck.

The incident happened on the Brownshill Link Road at about 09:00 GMT on Tuesday.

Police said the 22-year-old man who was driving has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and is currently in police custody.

The PSNI appealed for witnesses to come forward.

The road between Pound Street and Mill Street was closed, but has since reopened.