Motorcyclist dies in Cork road accident

The man in his 40s was pronounced dead at the scene after a collision between his bike and a van

Motorcyclist dies in Cork road accident

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A motorcyclist in his 40's has been killed in a road traffic accident in Cork this morning.

Gardaí remain at the scene of the collision at Doctor Barry's Bridge in Rathcormac, where a van and bike collided at around 7.45am.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, while the van driver was not injured in the collision.

The road remains closed for a technical examination and diversion have been put in place.

Gardaí at Fermoy are appealing for witnesses to contact them on 025-82100.