Cyclist dies after collision with car in south Dublin


A cyclist has passed away following a collision with a car in Rathfarnham yesterday.

Gardai have confirmed this morning that the male cyclist, in his 50s, has died from his injuries.

The incident too place on Butterfield Park, Rathfarnham yesterday morning at approximately 8.10am.

The collision involved a male cyclist and a car.

The cyclist received serious injuries and was taken to Tallaght Hospital

He was pronounced dead last night as a result of injuries.

Garda Forensic Collision Investigators examined the scene and the local Coroner has been notified.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Rathfarnham Garda Station 01 666 6500, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.