Six-car crash in Cork city
A six-car crash has taken place in Cork city. The scale of injuries is as yet unknown.
Emergency services are at the scene of the multi-car collision in the eastbound lane outside the city's Jack Lynch tunnel.
One lane is closed to traffic, and there are significant delays.
Pic: Mary Bonus
AA Roadwatch has advised motorists to avoid the N40 South Ring Rd eastbound due to the crash eastbound after J10 Mahon.
CORK: Motorists are being advised to avoid the N40 South Ring Rd eastbound due to a crash eastbound after J10 Mahon. http://t.co/qvBPcggRh8— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) June 5, 2014
Hope everyone is okay in the Mahon point car crash :( just drove past and it was like six cars involved!!😩— ChocolateChip ∞ (@JoanaMarques_3) June 5, 2014
Crash on Cork south ring road— Daniel Bray (@Danielbray19) June 5, 2014
Cork: Emergency services dealing with a 6 car collision, e/bound - Jack Lynch Tunnel. Traffic @ 1 lane, major delays. pic.twitter.com/may6HQq93d— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) June 5, 2014
More on this breaking story as we get it.