Man released from hospital after bus/bicycle collision on N11

Gardai in Blackrock are investigating a collision between a bus and bicycle on the N11 in Dublin this morning.

A 37-year-old man who was cycling received what Gardai described as minor cuts and bruises. He was taken to hospital and discharged around midday.

The collision occurred on the N11 near Oatlands College and close to the Old Stillorgan Road. The bus and bicycle were both been driven in the direction of the city centre.

Sergeant Brian Whelan of the Garda press office, said: “Shortly before 8am this morning the May 26 there was a collision between a bus and a cyclist (37 years), the cyclist minor cuts and bruises and was taken to hospital, where he was discharged around midday. Gardai in Blackrock are investigating.”

He said witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Blackrock Garda Station.

Cian Ginty
I am editor of and have reported on and commented on cycling in Ireland for over a decade. My background is in journalism -- I have a BA in Journalism from DCU and HDip in Print Journalism from BCFE. I wrote about cycling for national newspapers, and then started for overflow stories. Later the website was re-branded to reflect a more national focus.


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