Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a fatal traffic collision in Killarney Co. Kerry.

The incident occurred yesterday evening, December 1.

At approximately 7.15pm a 26-year-old female pedestrian was fatally injured when she was struck by a car on the N22 at Glenflesk Village.

She was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

The driver of the car was uninjured.

The Coroner was notified and the body of the woman has been removed to University Hospital Kerry for a post-mortem examination.

The road was closed to facilitate Garda forensic collision investigators but has since reopened to traffic.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Killarney Garda Station 064-6671160 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.