Two men found dead in separate incidents in Cork and Carlow

Gardaí in Cork and Carlow have launched separate investigations after two men were found dead.

Yesterday at around 10am a man in his 50s was found on the grounds of a school on the Blackroad Road in Cork.

His body was removed to Cork University Hospital where a post mortem will be carried out.

Gardaí say the matter is being treated at a sudden death.

While in Carlow a man in his 80s was taken to St Luke's Hospital in Kilkenny by ambulance yesterday where he was pronounced dead.

A post mortem will take place today.

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