Gardai in Macroom are investigating a fatal road traffic collision that occured on the N22 from Macroom to Killarney in the townland of Mons at 2.20p.m. this afternoon, Wednesday 30th November 2011.
The collision occured between a truck and a car. The driver of the car, a man in his early 50's was fatally injured. The truck driver was uninjured.
The road is currently closed in both directions and diversions are in place.
Any witnesses to this collision are requested to contact Gardai in Macroom on 026 - 20590, the Garda Confidential Line 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.