A 63-year-old man has died in a traffic accident in West Cork.
He was knocked down on the Kilcrohane Road near Durrus this morning.
Gardaí say the man was hit by a 4x4 vehicle.
Emergency services treated the man at the scene but he was pronounced dead a short time later.
His body has been removed to Cork University Hospital for a post-mortem examination.
The road is currently closed to traffic and local diversions are in place.