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Gardaí are investigating a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision that occurred in the Kilbonane area of Aherla, overnight between 16/12/19 – 17/12/19.

A man in his 80s was pronounced dead at the scene and his body has been removed to Cork University Hospital where a post mortem will take place. The road remains closed this morning for a forensic examination.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information, particularly any road users who travelled in the area between 9pm on 16/12/19 – 2:30am on 17/12/19 who may have dash cam footage, to contact Gardaí in Macroom on 026 20590 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

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