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Man dies after motorcycle collides with car at Poulaphouca

Conor Trindle
08 Oct 2019, 03:49 GMT+10

CO WICKLOW, Ireland - A man has been killed after his motorbike collided with a car on the N81 at Poulaphouca, Co Wicklow.

The collision occurred around 3:30pm on Sunday afternoon.

A passenger on the motorcycle was injured in the crash and was taken to Tallaght University Hospital.

The driver of the car was not injured.

Forensic Collision Investigators were dispateched to the scene. The road was closed for a number of hours with diversions are in place while the forensic examination took place.

The local Coroner has been notified.

Garda in Baltinglass are appealing for any witnesses to this incident, particularly any motorists with dash cam footage, to contact Baltinglass Garda Station on 059-6482610 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

(File photo).

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