Saturday 25 February 2017

Man (24) arrested as motorcyclist airlifted to hospital following serious road accident

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Gardai
Gardai

A MOTORCYCLIST had to be airlifted to Beaumont hospital in Dublin following a serious accident in Co Cavan this evening.

The accidrnt occurred on the Cavan By-pass at around 5pm.

A 44-year-old male motorcyclist was seriously injured after a collision with a car.

The 24-year-old male driver of the car was arrested at the scene on suspicion of dangerous driving and is currently detained at Cavan Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4- Criminal Justice Act 1984.

No other persons were injured.  

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to this collision to contact Cavan Garda Station on 049-4368800, the Garda Confidential Line 1-800-666-111 or any Garda Station.

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