A female cyclist has died in a collision involving a tractor near the Shannonpark Roundabout on the N28 Cork / Ringaskiddy Road at approximately 1pm today.
The driver of the tractor is reported to be uninjured.
The dead woman’s body has been removed to Cork University Hospital ahead of a post-mortem examination will taking place.
Traffic diversions are in place and forensic collision investigators are at the scene. Traffic approaching from Shannon Park roundabout is diverted to Carrigaline and traffic from Ringaskiddy is diverted to Rafeen.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Angelsea St. Garda Station on 021 4522000