A man in his 30s has died following a car crash on the Youghal bypass in Co Cork.
The accident happened as the man was driving from the direction of Waterford towards Cork.
Emergency services rendered assistance at the scene and the man was removed by ambulance to Cork University Hospital but he died on the way.
There was no other vehicle involved and the dead man, who has not yet been identified, was the sole occupant in the car.
The road where the crash happened has been closed for a forensic examination of the scene.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who was in the area at the time to contact them at Youghal Garda Station on 024 92200.