Up to 14 vehicles have been caught up in a multi-vehicle collision in Co Cork, according to Gardaí.
The accident occurred on the Midleton to Cork City road, approximately 600m city side of the Cobh interchange, shortly before 3pm.
Emergency services are at the scene and there are no serious injuries reported at this stage.
The road is currently closed and diversions are in place. Motorists are asked to use alternative routes.
Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Anglesea St Garda station on 021-4522000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800-666-111 or any Garda station.