A woman cycling a bicycle was injured in a collision with taxi driver outside the Spencer Hotel on Dublin’s North Wall Quay at around 8am this morning.
A spokesman at the Garda press office said: “Gardaí in Store Street responded to a report of a traffic collision between a cyclist and car that occurred on North Wall Quay at approximately 7.59am today, 8 November.”
He added: “Upon arrival, a female cyclist was treated for injuries and then removed to The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital.”
Witnesses or anybody with footage should contact Store Street Garda Station.
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