A man has died in a workplace accident in Co. Cork.
It happened at around 1.30am this morning at an industrial premises at Little Island.
The 35-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene - which has been preserved for a technical examination.
A Garda investigation has been launched and the Health and Safety Authority notified.
In a statement this morning, Architectural and Metal Systems (AMS) confirmed that a fatal accident had occurred at its Little Island plant earlier.
"Early this morning, September 14, 2016, in our premises at Wallingstown, Little Island, a tragic accident occurred which resulted in the death of one of our colleagues," it said.
"There is a garda and HSA investigation on-going at the moment.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this time."