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Thursday, December 2, 2021

Man (40s) dies following road collision in Dublin

A man in his 40s has died following a single-vehicle collision in Dublin.

The incident occurred at approximately 8:30pm yesterday evening at Sallymount Avenue in Ranelagh – Dublin 6.

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The man was seriously injured when the motorised bicycle he was riding struck a pole.

He was rushed to St. Vincents Hospital Dublin in a critical condition, but later died from his injuries.

The road was closed last night while a forensic examination was carried out, but has since been reopened.

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Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact them – particularly anyone who may have footage, including dashcam footage, and was traveling in the Baggot Street area to Sallymount Avenue between 7:45pm and 8:30pm yesterday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Donnybrook Garda Station on 01 666 9200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.

IMAGE – Gardainfo/Twitter

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