Woman dies in Cork collision


A female motorcyclist has been killed following a two-vehicle collision in Cork last night.

The woman, aged in her 20s, was killed after the motorbike she was riding collided with a car on the Sarsfield Road in Cork at 11pm.

She was taken to Cork University Hospital where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

The driver of the car was not injured in the collision.

The road is closed pending a Garda forensic investigation.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact Togher Garda station on 021-4947120, the Garda confidential telephone line 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.