Two cyclists hospitalised after separate Dublin rush-hour collisions
Published 16/08/2016 | 21:02
Two male cyclists have been taken to hospital this evening after separate road crashes in the capital.
Shortly after 6pm one man was injured when his bike collided with a car on the Templeogue Road outside Terenure College.
Gardaí and emergency services were called to the scene and the injured male was taken to Tallaght Hospital with a suspected broken bone.
There were heavy traffic delays reported in the area.
DUBLIN: Emergency services have dealt with an incident on Templeogue Rd at Terenure College. https://t.co/EY0qAdZlYs— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) August 16, 2016
Then, shortly after 7.30pm, emergency services in Howth, North Dublin were called to the scene of a second collision on Main Street in the town.
It is believed that the cyclist crashed into a parked car. He was taken to Beaumont Hospital as a precaution.