Car with three passengers plunges into river with as horrified witnesses look on

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A car with three passengers inside has plunged into a river as horrified witnesses watched on.

Emergency services raced to the scene of the major incident at Kennedy quay in Cork, Ireland this evening (Friday, June 3).

A major search and rescue operation is underway after a vehicle plunged into the quay, involving Cork city gardai, ambulances and fire services with one of the passengers still missing.

They have said that two passengers were able to free themselves from the car as it sank deeper into the water.

Another passenger is feared to have been trapped inside the car.

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