Motorcyclist (30) killed in early morning collision
A motorcyclist has been killed after an early morning collision in Co Dublin today.
The man, aged in his 30s, was travelling on Terenure Road East when his motorcycle struck a wall at the junction of Ferrard Road.
DUBLIN: Services in Finglas are dealing with a burst watermain on Cardiffsbridge Rd near Glenties Park. https://t.co/qvBPcgxUj8— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) April 13, 2017
05:40hrs Longford/Pearse is delayed up to 30mins due to a level crossing issue, expect some knock-on delays as a result.— Iarnród Éireann (@IrishRail) April 13, 2017
DUBLIN Collision on Terenure Rd East heading in direction on Terenure. Expect delays on approach https://t.co/r19oH1u8F2— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) April 13, 2017
The motorcyclist was treated at the scene by emergency service crews but he died a short time later.
His body was removed to Dublin City Morgue.
The road was closed to facilitate a forensic examination of the scene and traffic was diverted. The road was re-opened later.
Gardai have appealed for witnesses to contact them at Terenure garda station on 01 6666400 or any garda station.