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Cyclist injured in Dublin hit and run

The car was later found in Coolock.

The Strand Road
The Strand Road
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GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN are investigating after a cyclist was hospitalised in a hit and run.

The incident occurred around 12.50am this morning on the Strand Road in Baldoyle, when a car hit the man’s bike.

The black saloon-style car failed to stop at the scene and was later found in the Coolock area of the city.

The cyclist was taken to Beaumont Hospital. While it was originally thought he had suffered serious injuries, gardaí now say these are not serious.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact Howth Garda Station on 01-666 4900.

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