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Cork crash: Woman and man die in Ballinahina collision

A man in his 30s and a woman in her 40s have been killed in a car crash in County Cork.

It happened at about 00:30 local time on Saturday when their car struck a ditch at Ballinahina, Whites Cross.

They were pronounced dead at the scene. Their bodies have been taken to Cork University Hospital where post-mortem examinations will be carried out.

The road has been closed and traffic diversions are in place while forensic investigators examine the scene.