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Cyclist dies in collision with a 4x4 in Cork

The incident happened this afternoon on the Ballincollig bypass in Cork.

A CYCLIST HAS died after being involved in a collision with a 4×4 vehicle.

The incident happened this afternoon on the Ballincollig bypass in Cork at about 12.25pm.

The cyclist – a man aged in his 30s – was involved in the crash with the 4×4.

Emergency services attended the area and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the 4×4 was uninjured.

The road is closed to traffic and local diversions are in place while garda forensic collision investigators examine the scene. The local coroner has been notified.

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Investigating gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Gurranabraher Garda Station 021-4946200, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any garda station.

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