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Wednesday 19 December 2018

Motorist sustains serious injuries in rush hour crash

Fatal collision happened in Cavan in the early hours of this morning
Fatal collision happened in Cavan in the early hours of this morning

Ralph Riegel

A MOTORIST has sustained serious injuries in a collision in Cork.

The accident occurred just outside Macroom near the Raleigh-Wood Road area. It is understood one motorist suffered multiple serious injuries in the collision which occurred around 5pm.

Emergency services including Macroom Fire Brigade and gardaí attended the scene as well as a Health Service Executive (HSE) ambulance.

Diversions have been put in place and motorists were urged to avoid the area.

The area of road involved has been closed to facilitate the work of the emergency services and garda accident scene investigators.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Macroom gardaí.

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