Published Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Emergency crews at work at the scene of the crash on Wednesday evening. (© UTV)
It happened on the main road into the Co Antrim town on Wednesday evening.
Police said two cars were involved in the crash on the Belfast Road, close to Rodgers Quay.
Emergency teams - including two rapid response paramedics, one accident and emergency crew and a doctor - were dispatched to the scene just before 8pm.
Police later confirmed a woman aged in her 50s had died.
Two other men have been taken to hospital for treatment on injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.
The cars involved in the incident were a green Suzuki Ignis and a black Seat Leon. Anyone who witnessed the crash, or who has any further information, is asked to call the PSNI.
The road remains closed between Trooperslane Road and the Marine Highway roundabout.
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