A woman in her 70s was seriously injured today around midday in a collision involving a car driver at the Collooney roundabout on the N4 dual carriageway in Co Sligo.
A spokesperson at the Gardai Press Office said: “Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision involving a bicycle and a car on the N4 at the Collooney roundabout in Sligo earlier today, Sunday, 2nd October 2022.”
“The collision occurred at around midday. The cyclist, a woman aged in her 70s, was later taken to Sligo University Hospital where she is continuing to receive treatment for serious injuries,” the spokesperson said.
In a press release issued just before 8pm on Sunday night Gardai said that a “technical examination of the scene is currently underway and the road remains closed at this time.“
The Press Office said that they are appealing to any witnesses of this incident or road users who may have video footage, to make this available to Gardaí at Sligo Garda Station on 071 915 7000, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.