Wednesday 18 October 2017

Cyclist (30s) dies after being struck by car near Dublin's Phoenix Park

Gardai investigate the death of a cyclist is his thirties who was involved in a collision with a car on Coyngham Road in Dublin. Pictures: Arthur Carron
Gardai investigate the death of a cyclist is his thirties who was involved in a collision with a car on Coyngham Road in Dublin. Pictures: Arthur Carron
Gardai investigate the death of a cyclist is his thirties who was involved in a collision with a car on Coyngham Road in Dublin. Pictures: Arthur Carron
Gardai investigate the death of a cyclist is his thirties who was involved in a collision with a car on Coyngham Road in Dublin. Pictures: Arthur Carron
St James's Hospital in Dublin. Photo: Colin O'Riordan
Cathal McMahon

Cathal McMahon

A cyclist has died after he was struck by a car in Dublin this afternoon.

A male (30s), a pedal cyclist, was seriously injured on Conyngham Road, Dublin 8 at approximately 2:15pm.

He was taken to St. James Hospital where he later passed away and a post mortem will take place.

The female driver (40s) received minor injuries.

Three units of Dublin Fire Brigade (DFB) and an advanced paramedic were dealing with the incident.

The scene of the collision on Conyngham Road is currently closed as Garda Forensic Collision Investigators are at scene. Road diversions are in place.

Gardaí in Kilmainham are seeking the assistance of any members of the public who travelled this road and who may be able to offer any further information or witnessed the collision to contact them at 01 - 6669700, The Garda Confidential Line 1 800 666 111, or any Garda Station.

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