Cyclist killed in Donegal

The cyclist was killed after colliding with a vehicle.
The cyclist was killed after colliding with a vehicle.

A cyclist has died following a road traffic collision in Co. Donegal.

The incident occurred near Ards Beg, Gortahork on Friday at around 4:00pm.

A male cyclist in his 40s was fatally injured when he was involved in a collision with a car. The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene and his body has been removed to Letterkenny Hospital. The driver of the car was uninjured.

This stretch of road is currently closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and local diversions are in place.

Gardai wish to appeal for witnesses to contact Milford Garda Station on 074-9153060, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.