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Gardai investigate after motorcyclist killed in collision with car

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Gardai in Cork are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist was killed in a crash this evening.

According to gardai the incident happened at Lackenroe, Glanmire at approximately 6pm tonight.

A man in his 20s died when his motorcycle was involved in a collision with a car.

Gardai say he was pronounced dead at the scene and his body removed to Cork University Hospital.

The driver of the car was taken to hospital as a precaution.

The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination and local diversions are in place.

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Mayfield Garda Station on 021-4558510, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.