AN INVESTIGATION has been launche after a policewoman died in a crash involving a suspected stolen car in Derry/Londonderry in the early hours of Saturday morning.
The 27-year-old was on a routine patrol in a police car when the incident happened on the Limavady Road around 3.40a am.
Two other officers in the car were injured, but not seriously, the PSNI said.
Two men made off from the scene in the direction of Ebrington. The road is closed at the junctions with Glendermott Road and Clooney Terrace.
The Police Ombudsman Dr Michael Maguire has been informed and the PSNI are appealing for witnesses to contact them.