Man killed after driving wrong way on motorway
A farmer was killed in a collision involving two cars after driving the wrong way down a motorway.
The 84 year old man, was fatally injured on the M8 Dublin-Cork motorway after his vehicle did a U-turn at a toll plaza and drove the wrong way along the southbound carriageway.
Another man was seriously injured in the collision which happened a short distance from Junction 16 of the M8.
The injured man in his 20s, remained in a serious but stable condition in Cork University Hospital last night.
Gardaí are examining CCTV footage from the toll plaza as part of their investigation according to the Irish Independent.