18/03/2020

Garda Investigating Cause Of Fatal Collision On N20

An investigation has been launched into the cause of a fatal road traffic collision this morning on the Cork - Limerick road.

A man has been pronounced dead following the collision involving a car and truck at approximately 10am at Annabella on the outskirts of Mallow in Co Cork on the N20 route.

According to reports the man was treated at the scene by emergency service but died before be could be transferred to Cork University Hospital.

A number of other people were treated at the scene, but there were no reports of serious injuries.

The road remains closed between Annabella and the Dromahane turnoff to facilitate a forensic examination.

Gardaí are working to establish the cause of the collision.

(MH/CM)

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