Tipperary man dies in road traffic accident

Anne O'Grady

Reporter:

Anne O'Grady

Tipperary man has died following traffic accident

Gardai are appealing for information

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic accident in which a Tipperary man lost his life.

The accident, which occurred at Glanmire, County Cork yesterday evening resulted in the death of 25 years old John Fleming, a native of Skough, Carrick-on-Suir. 

Mr. Fleming was fatally injured when his motorcycle was involved in a collision with a car. According to Gardai he was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to Cork University Hospital.

The driver of the car was taken to hospital as a precaution.

The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination and local diversions are in place.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact Mayfield Garda Station on 021-4558510, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.