Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

Woman (60s) dies after being struck by vehicle in Cork

The crash occurred at around 8.15am this morning.

File photo.
File photo.
Image: Shutterstock/Damien Storan

A WOMAN IN HER 60s has died following a car crash in Cork.

The crash occurred on Greenane Street Lower in Kanturk, Co. Cork at around 8.15am this morning. 

The collision involved one car and a female pedestrian. The pedestrian, a woman in her 60s, was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

Her body will be moved to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem examination will take place.

No other injuries were reported.

The road is closed and a technical examination is underway, and local diversions are in place.

Making a difference

A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article.

Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can make sure we can keep reliable, meaningful news open to everyone regardless of their ability to pay.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses who were on or around Greenane Street Lower in  Kanturk between 8.00am and 8.45am this morning to contact them.

Any road users who may have camera footage, including dash cam, are asked to make it available to gardaí.

Anyone with any information is being asked to contact Mallow Garda Station on 022 31450, or any Garda station.

About the author:

Jane Moore

Read next:


This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel