Man and woman die in collision involving two cars and lorry
A man and a woman have been killed in a road accident involving two cars and a lorry.
Gardai said the man and woman, aged in their 60s, were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on the main Cork to Limerick road.
It happened on the N20 at the Waterloo junction, a turn-off for Blarney, at about 11am.
The driver of the car in which the man and woman died was also injured, along with another woman who was the third passenger in the vehicle.
They were being treated at Cork University Hospital and their injuries are described as non life-threatening.
Gardai said the car was in collision with a lorry.
The lorry driver was not injured.
A third vehicle was at the junction at the time of the crash but it is understood the driver was not injured.
The N20 around the Waterloo junction was closed for forensic examination.