Saturday 21 April 2018

Dad-of-one killed in tragic mountain-biking accident

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Amy Molloy

Amy Molloy

A dad-of-one was killed in a tragic mountain-biking accident in Co Tipperary.

Gardaí are investigating the incident in which the 50-year-old, originally from Co Limerick, suffered fatal injuries while descending a trail on his bicycle.

The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon at approximately 3pm on private grounds at Ballingarry, Co Tipperary.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was taken to University Hospital Limerick where a post mortem was to be arranged.

The deceased has been named as Mr. Warren Smith.

Gardaí are reporting his death not to be suspicious but are investigating for the purpose of the Coroner's inquest.

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