Gardaí are investigating the death of woman in Galway City this morning.
Shortly before 9am, the body of a woman believed to be in her 80s was discovered on High Street in the City. It is understood the woman fell from the upper floor of a building.
The scene is currently preserved and the body of the woman remains at the scene pending an investigation.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact them and have also appealed to any person who was in the High Street area this morning between 8.45am and 9.05am and who may have camera (including dash cam) footage of the incident to make it available to Gardaí.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Galway Garda Station on 091 538 000 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.