The two vehicle collision occured after 8am.
The Headford Road was closed for a time resulting in lengthy traffic delays.
The road has since been reopened and Gardai say the woman’s injuries are not believed to be serious.
Meanwhile, Gardai are appealing for information following a head-on two car collision in Rooaunmore, Claregalway yesterday (08/03).
The incident took place just before 3pm.
Four people were taken to UHG with serious injuries.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact Mill Street Garda station on 091 – 53 8000.