Motorcyclist taken to hospital following collision in Cork city

The incident occurred at around 5pm.
Motorcyclist taken to hospital following collision in Cork city

Gardaí and emergency services are currently at the scene of a road traffic collision in Cork city.

Update 9pm:

One person has been taken to hospital following the road traffic collision which occurred near the Dunkettle Interchange earlier today.

The collision involved a truck and a motorbike.

Gardaí have confirmed that the motorcyclist has been taken to hospital following the collision and that the M8 northbound remains closed whilst a forensic collision investigation takes place.

Earlier: Gardaí and emergency services are currently at the scene of a road traffic collision in Cork city.

The incident occurred at around 5pm this evening near the Dunkettle Interchange.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed that a road traffic collision had occurred and that the M8 northbound is currently closed but said that no further information is available at this time. 

Further updates to follow as we have them. 

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