Family of Daragh Ryan, the 30-year-old man who lost his life in a recent collision beside the Islandbridge gate to the Phoenix Park in Dublin, said he a was a “brilliant and kind young man with a bright future”.
His family have placed a ghost bike at the junction where the collision happened last month.
A note from his family circulated with the images on Facebook said: “A Ghost Bike memorial has been placed at the spot where cyclist Daragh was killed when he was struck by a car at the Conyngham Road entrance to the Phoenix Park in Dublin on the 12th of March 2017. Daragh wasn’t just a cyclist. He was 30 years old and was a brilliant and kind young man with a bright future. He was a big Star Wars fan. He was a son, a brother, a friend, and a cousin. Daragh will be missed by everyone who knew him. Please take care of each other on the roads.”