A man who was cycling a bicycle was airlifted to hospital yesterday afternoon after a collision with a car driver on the main road between Ballina and Killala in Co Mayo.
Sergeant Margaret Flanagan of the garda press office said: “A road traffic collision occurred at 16.45 on the R134 at Rathroeen. A pedal cyclist was in collision with a car and was taken via air ambulance to Mayo University Hospital with critical injuries. The matter is under investigation.”
Midwest Radio reported this morning: “Male cyclist airlifted to hospital following road traffic accident yesterday in Ballina, the main Killala to Ballina road just reopened to traffic this morning.”
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