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Sunday 24 September 2017

Man killed in motorbike crash

Niall O'Connor

Niall O'Connor

A MAN has died in a motorbike accident.

The accident occurred near Iniscarra Dam, about 10 miles from Cork city, at 2.15pm yesterday.

It is believed that the motorbike the man was riding was in collision with a car in the area.

Gardai are trying to formally identify the man but he is said to be in his 30s and from the area.

The driver of the car was injured in the collision and is being treated for shock.

It is the second such death in Cork within a week. Neil Kenneally, who was in his 40s and from Blarney Street, Cork, died last week at Upper Glanmire when his motorbike collided with a car.

Irish Independent

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