Gardai are seeking witnesses after a 32-year-old woman who was cycling was found seriously injured on the side of the road by a passerby.
She was found at Glen South, Naad, Kanturk at around 5.30pm yesterday and taken to University Hospital Cork with serious injuries.
A Garda statement issued this morning said that scene is being preserved pending a technical examination and local diversions are in place. The road has now reopened according to the AA Roadwatch.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Kanturk Garda Station 029 – 20680 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.
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