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.
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.