Tuesday 16 October 2018

Communications minister Denis Naughten hurt in road accident

Denis Naughten has suffered minor injuries after a road accident in Roscommon
Denis Naughten has suffered minor injuries after a road accident in Roscommon

Communications minister Denis Naughten has suffered minor injuries after being involved in a road accident in Co Roscommon.

He was cycling with his wife along a road near Roscommon town on Monday when he was struck by a car.

Mr Naughten was taken by ambulance to Portiuncula Hospital in Galway.

A spokesman for the minister said he sustained "minor injuries".

Gardai said they were aware of an incident involving a cyclist.

Press Association

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