UPDATE: Concerned residents seek City Hall meeting following fatal crash in Cork

UPDATE: Concerned residents seek City Hall meeting following fatal crash in Cork

UPDATED: Residents on the Glenville Road are seeking a meeting with City Hall officials to raise concerns over road safety following a fatal crash on the road over the weekend.

Gardaí were investigating today a single vehicle road crash that claimed the life of a young man in Cork overnight.

The collision occurred on the Glenville Road, Ballincrokig, Cork at approximately 2:45am.

The car driver, a male in his 20s, the sole occupant of the vehicle left the road and hit a wall.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body has been removed to the morgue at Cork University Hospital for a postmortem.

The cause of the incident is still unknown.

Local councillor Ger Keohane (Ind) said that residents are “incredibly upset” following the incident.

“Residents are incredibly upset and are seeking a meeting with City Hall which should happen,” he said.

Earlier:

Gardaí are appealing for any person who may have any information or any road users who may have travelled the road from 2:30 – 5:30am this morning to contact them.

They are particularly interested in speaking to motorists who may have dash-camera footage to contact Mayfield Garda Station on 021 455 8510, Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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