Four people have died in road accidents in the past 24 hours.
24-year-old Thomas O'Brien of Clogheen Road, Kilroe, Kanturk, was involved in a two car collision at Bettyville on the Mallow Road near Kanturk in Co Cork.
The accident happened at half past seven this morning. Two other men were injured in the collision, one seriously. Two others escaped injury.A woman was killed when the car she was travelling in collided with another car this morning at Balla in Co Mayo.
She was 70-year-old Julie Fitzgerald of Aisling Manor, Balla.
In Co Cork, a 33-year-old man was killed when the the car he was driving struck a wall in Market Street, Skibbereen, at around 1.50am.
And in Co Wicklow a 27-year-old man died when the car he was driving struck a pole on the Bray road just outside Greystones at about 1am.