A woman in her 30s has died after her car was involved in a collision with a bus near Newtowncunningham.

It is understood that she was from Derry.

Three children, who were in the car, were taken to Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry for treatment.

It was reported last night that there were travelling to a holiday home park in Donegal.
The accident happened at 3.30pm on Saturday on the road between Letterkenny and Derry just outside Newtowncunningham.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the bus was not injured.

The area was sealed off following the accident and the road was closed for a period of time leading to traffic diversions.

Garda technical officers went to the scene to carry out a forensic examination.

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