Man critical after Kanturk crash

A man is in a critical condition in hospital following an overnight car crash in Co Cork.

A man is in a critical condition in hospital following an overnight car crash in Co Cork.

Sun, Feb 3, 2013, 00:00

A man is in a critical condition in hospital following an overnight car crash in Co Cork.

The incident occurred in on the R576 Kanturk to Mallow Road shortly before 1am.

A man in his 20s, who was travelling alone, was taken from the scene of the crash to Cork University Hospital. A Garda spokesman described his condition as critical.

The stretch of the R576 where the crash occurred has been closed pending an examination of the scene and diversions are in place.