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Motorcyclist dies following tragic two-vehicle collision in Dublin

Investigations are ongoing following a fatal two-vehicle collision between a motorcyclist and a car in Dublin yesterday.

The incident occurred on the R136 in Lucan at approximately 8:25pm.

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The motorcyclist, a man aged in his 20s, was taken to Connolly Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead as a result of the injuries that he sustained.

His body is due to undergo a post-mortem examination. The driver of the car was uninjured following the incident.

A forensic examination has been carried out at the scene and gardaí are now seeking information from witnesses.

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Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact gardaí immediately while anyone with dash-cam footage of the road at the time of the incident is asked to make it available to gardaí.

If you have any information in relation to the incident, you are asked to contact Ronanstown Garda Station at 01 666 7700 or the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666 111.

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