The Marina has now been reopened to traffic.
Gardaí were called to the scene earlier today and the body of a woman was removed from the Lee.
The remains have been removed to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem examination is due to take place.
It is understood that there is nothing to indicate that the death is suspicious.
A section of the Marina in Cork city has been closed off this morning while emergency services deal with an incident in the area.
Gardaí and a number of units of the fire service are currently in attendance.
Pedestrians and other road users have been turned back from the area in the last hour.
More to follow.