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Gardai investigate sudden death of woman in her 20s

NewsBy Shuki Byrne
The woman's body was discovered at approximately 6am this morning
The woman's body was discovered at approximately 6am this morning

Gardai are investigating the circumstances surrounding the sudden death of a woman in her 20s.

Officers in Roscommon are investigating the death of the woman, who was found at a caravan near  at Carrowbehy near Castlerea. 

Her body was discovered at approximately 6am this morning. 

Emergency services including an ambulance were called but the woman was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Her body was removed to University Hospital Galway where a post-mortem examination is being carried out this evening.

Gardai say the results of the post-mortem will determine the nature of the investigation.

It is understood the woman did not have any obvious injuries when she was found and the death is not being treated with suspicion at this stage.