Man dies after Co Cork road crash

Tuesday 18 June 2013 16.54
Witnesses to the crash have been asked to contact gardaí in Youghal
Witnesses to the crash have been asked to contact gardaí in Youghal

A 27-year-old man has been killed in a road crash in Youghal in Co Cork.

The man died after the car he was driving left the road and hit a ditch between 12.30am and 3.20am this morning.

His body has been removed to Cork University Hospital.

The road is closed for a forensic examination and diversions are in place.

Witnesses to the crash are asked to contact Youghal Garda Station.

Elsewhere, a woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash on the M1 motorway near Portadown in Co Armagh this morning.