A girl in her late teens has died as a result of a tragic crash outside Letterkenny last night.
Two men have been hospitalised with serious injuries.
The two-car collision occurred on the Ramelton Road outside Letterkenny just five minutes before midnight.
The young girl, who was the front-seat passenger of one of the vehicles involved, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
The male drivers of both vehicles were taken to Letterkenny University Hospital with serious injuries.
The road is currently closed and the services of Forensic Collision Investigators have been requested. Local diversions are in place.
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward.
Any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) and were travelling on the Ramelton Road, Letterkenny, between 11:30pm and midnight are asked to make this footage available to Gardaí.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Letterkenny Garda Station on 074 9167100, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.