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Fatal Road Traffic Collision – Toureenfineen, Co.Cork – 24th April 2024

Issue Date: 24th April 2024

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a fatal road traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a truck on Wednesday morning, 24th April 2024 at Toureenfineen in Co.Cork.  

The incident occurred shortly before 8am. The motorcyclist, a man in his 40s, was fatally injured. No other injuries have been reported.   

The man's body will be removed to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem will take place.   

The road remains closed at this time. Local diversions are currently in place.

Garda Forensic Collision Investigators are currently carrying out their examination of the scene.  

Gardaí are appealing to any person who may have witnessed this collision to contact them. Road users with camera footage (including dash-cam) who were travelling in the area at the time are asked to make this available to Gardaí.  

Anyone with information is asked to contact Mallow Garda station on 022 31450 the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.