Cyclist killed on Ballincollig bypass

Ballincollig Bypass. Pic: Google

GARDAÍ are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision on the Ballincollig Bypass this morning, Sunday May 14th 2017 at approximately 12.25pm.

The collision involved a male cyclist in his 40s and a car. The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the car was uninjured.

The road was closed to traffic and local diversions put in place while Garda forensic collision investigators examined the scene. The local Coroner was also notified.

Investigating gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballincollig Garda Station on 021 4214680, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.