Cyclist in his 40s dies after crash in Co Cork

Incident occurred at Meadstown in Kildorrey on Saturday evening

The scene remains closed this morning to allow for a technical examination. File photograph: Alan Betson

The scene remains closed this morning to allow for a technical examination. File photograph: Alan Betson

 

A male cyclist has died after an incident in Co Cork on Saturday evening.

The man, who was in his 40s, crashed at Meadstown in Kildorrey at about 6.20pm.

He received treatment at the scene but was later pronounced dead. The body of the man was taken to Cork University Hospital where a postmortem will take place.

The scene remains closed this morning to allow for a technical examination. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have video footage to make this available to them at Fermoy Garda Station on 025 82100 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.