Two men have died after their motorcycles collided near Lisdoonvarna this evening.
The crash happened on the N67 Lisdoonvarna to Ennistymon road at around 6.45pm.
The victims were the drivers of two motorbikes that were travelling in opposite directions. A female pillion passenger on one of the motorcycles was also injured.
Two units of the fire brigade from Ennistymon along with ambulances from Ennistymon and Ennis rushed to the scene. A rapid response advanced paramedic unit from Ennis also responded to the incident.
The injured woman was airlifted to Galway University Hospital by the Emergency Aeromedical Service air ambulance. Her injuries are not life threatening.
The road will remain closed overnight and until a forensic examination has been completed.
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses and have asked anyone who was in the area at the time to contact the Gardaí in Ennistymon on 065 7072180, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.
The two victims are understood to be non-Irish nationals.