Two people have died following a three-car collision in Co Sligo on Sunday afternoon.

The collision occurred on the N15 in Rathcormack, Co Sligo, at around 5.20pm in the evening.

Two men, the driver and passenger of one vehicle, were fatally injured during the collision.

The N15 was closed for a time between Sligo town and Drumcliffe while Garda Forensic Collision Investigators conducted a technical examination of the scene.

The road reopened to traffic yesterday afternoon.

Gardaí in Sligo are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact them.

Any road users who may have camera footage (including dash cam) of the Rathcormack area between 5pm and 5.30pm are asked to make this available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sligo Garda Station on 071 915 7000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any garda station.