He was out walking when it happened this morning

A man in his 30s has died after being hit by a truck in Cork City.

It happened at the North City Link Road close to the Assumption Road Junction at around 10am this morning. 

The man was out walking when he was hit by the truck.

Gardai say he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Meanwhile the driver of the truck was not injured.

Gardai are appealing for any witnesses to contact them.