Teenage Girl Killed After Car Crashes Into Wall In Cork


A teenage girl has been killed after a car crashed into a wall late last night.

Gardaí are presently investigating the incident which happened at roughly 11.45pm on Harbour View, Knocknaheeney.

Emergency services and gardaí attended the scene of the collision where a girl, aged in her teens, was pronounced dead.

Breaking News reports that the girl was a passenger in the car. The driver and a second passenger, both boys in their teens, incurred serious injuries in the crash.

Both boys were rushed to Cork University Hospital for treatment where the passenger is understood to be in a critical condition.

The body of the young girl was removed to the mortuary at CUH where a post mortem will be carried out.

The Harbour View Road is partially closed for Garda Forensic Collision Investigators with local diversions in place.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have information about the collision, particularly any road users with camera footage who were travelling Harbour View Road between 11pm and 12.30am last night, to contact them.