Pensioner killed in car crash
GARDAÍ are appealing for witnesses after a man in his 70s died in a car crash.
The driver was killed after his 4x4 vehicle left the road and struck a ditch on the R585 at Shanlaragh near Dunmanway, Clonakilty, shortly before 11am.
The pensioner was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later. He was the sole occupant of the vehicle.
The man’s body was removed to the mortuary at University Hospital Cork and gardaí examined the vehicle and crash site. Anyone with information should call Clonakilty Garda station on 023-8821570 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.