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Man dies after motorbike crashes into ditch in Dublin

The man was brought to Beaumont Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Forest Road in Swords (File pic)
Forest Road in Swords (File pic)
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A MOTORCYCLIST HAS died in a crash in Dublin.

The man was riding a motorbike on Forest Road in Swords in north county Dublin when he lost control and crashed into a ditch at around 8pm last night.

He was brought to Beaumont Hospital where he was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

A forensic examination of the road has been carried out by investigators.

Gardaí in Swords have appealed for any witnesses to contact Swords garda station on 01 – 666 4700.

The man is the 84th person to die on Ireland’s roads so far this year.

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