A CYCLIST has died after falling off his bike in Co Cork earlier today.
The man, 60s, suffered serious injuries while cycling on the R614 at Ballybrak in Glenville at around 10.20am.
He was rushed to Cork University Hospital by ambulance but was later pronounced dead.
Gardai do not believe any other vehicle was involved in the accident.
Forensic investigators examined the scene while the local coroner has been made aware of the death.
Appealing for witnesses, gardai said: “Gardaí are investigating a fatal road traffic incident involving a cyclist that occurred in Glenville, Co. Cork, on Sunday 25th October, 2020.
“At approximately 10.20am a male cyclist, aged in his 60s, was seriously injured after falling from his bike while cycling on the R614 at Ballybrack.
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“He was taken by ambulance to Cork University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. It’s understood no other vehicle was involved in this incident.
“The scene was examined by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and the local Coroner has been notified of the death.
Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witness to contact them at Fermoy Garda Station (025) 82100 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.