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Woman (60s) dies following collision between car and truck in Co Cork

A woman in her 60s has died following a road collision in Co Cork. The collision between a car an...
Marita Moloney
Marita Moloney

16.30 9 Sep 2020


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Woman (60s) dies following col...

Woman (60s) dies following collision between car and truck in Co Cork

Marita Moloney
Marita Moloney

16.30 9 Sep 2020


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A woman in her 60s has died following a road collision in Co Cork.

The collision between a car and a truck occurred near Baxters Bridge on the R586 Bandon to Carhoon road at around 12.40pm today.

The woman, who was a passenger in the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The driver of the car, a man who is understood to also be in his 60s, has been taken to Cork University Hospital.

His condition has been described as serious.

The driver of the truck was uninjured.

The road is currently closed for a technical examination and local diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information, particularly any road users with dash-cam footage, to contact them at Bandon Garda Station on 023 885 2200 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

Main image: File photo. Credit: RollingNews.ie

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