Man dies in Cork crash

Several people have been injured following the incident

A man has died following a  two car collision in Cork.

The male driver, in his 20s, was fatally injured when the car he was driving was in collision with a bus. The male driver of the bus was taken to Cork University Hospital where his injuries are not believed to be life threatening. The local coroner has been notified.

The Mallow to Killarney Road (N72) - approximately 4kms from Mallow - is currently closed to facilitate a Garda Forensic Collision Examination. Local diversions are in place.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Mallow Garda Station on 022- 31450 the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.