Man arrested after fatal collision in County Longford

A woman has died after she was hit by a car in County Longford.

The 55-year-old pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver of the car was arrested.

The collision happened in Legan village at about 01:30 GMT.

The driver, a man in his early 40s, is being questioned at Longford garda (Irish police) station.