An Irish woman in Australia has died following a tragic car accident 1 year ago

An Irish woman in Australia has died following a tragic car accident

Heartbreaking news.

A woman has died following a fatal car accident in Australia.

It is believed that the woman was in her early 20s.

RTE is reporting that she was from Mayo and had travelled to Australia in recent weeks.

During the incident, which occurred in the Melbourne area, the woman received fatal injuries.

The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is aware of the incident and is providing consular assistance to the family of the deceased.A spokesperson for the DFA told the Irish Sun:

"The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is aware of the case and is providing consular assistance."

Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the deceased at this horrible time.