Man dies in Glanworth tractor collision

11 June 2015
By Bryan T. Smyth

Gardaí in Fermoy are investigating a single vehicle fatal traffic collision which occurred shortly after midnight on the 11th June, 2015.

Just after midnight a 25-year-old male was killed when the tractor he was driving struck a ditch. The incident occurred on the Glanworth to String Cross Road at Glanworth, Co. Cork. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The road is closed to traffic and local diversions are in place.

The body of the male remains at the scene which is preserved pending examination by Garda Forensic Collision investigators. The Coroner and the Health and Safety Authority have been notified. A Family Liaison Officer has been appointed in the case.

Avove: Map of Glanworth village. The accident happened on the Glanworth to String Cross Road.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Fermoy Garda Station 025-82100 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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