A young woman is being treated for serious injuries following a single-car collision in Clare.
Emergency services were alerted to the incident around 2.50 this morning, after a car left the old Ennis to Galway road, near Crusheen.
The driver of the car, who is aged in her late teens, was driving alone at the time of the accident.
She was treated at the scene before she was rushed to University Hospital Limerick for treatment.
No one else was injured in the incident.
The road is currently closed for an examination by Forensic Collision Investigators and local diversions are in place.
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who has information, who may have witnessed the incident or who may have video or dash-cam footage.
Ennis Garda Station on 065 6488100
Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111
Or any Garda Station.