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Cyclist in a critical condition following 'serious' road traffic collision in Dublin

The collision occurred yesterday at around on the South Bank Road, at the junction with the Whitebank Road, in Dublin 4.

A CYCLIST IS in a critical condition following a “serious” road traffic collision yesterday in Dublin.

The collision involved a lorry and a bicycle and occurred at around 4pm yesterday on the South Bank Road at the junction with the Whitebank Road in Dublin 4.

The male cyclist, a man in his 20s, was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital where he is currently in a critical condition.

No other injuries were reported.

The scene was preserved and an examination was conducted by Forensic Collision Investigators.

The road has since reopened and gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward.

They are particularly interested in any road users who may have camera footage, including dash-cam, and who were travelling on the South Bank Road or the Whitebank Road between 3:30pm and 4pm yesterday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Irishtown Garda Station on 01 6669600, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.