Gardai appeal for witnesses to fatal Terenure accident

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to a crash in which a female cyclist died after being struck by a lorry in Terenure.

The accident happened at the junction of Templeville Road and Whitehall Road before 2.30pm yesterday afternoon.

The woman, who was in her late 30s, suffered serious injuries when she was struck by a lorry.

She was taken to Tallaght Hospital where she was later pronounced dead. She is the third cyclist to be killed on Irish roads in the past four days.

No-one else was injured in the crash.

Templeville Road was closed for a period of time to facilitate a forensic examination.

Garda are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information, particularly those who were in the vicinity of Templeville Road, Whitehall Road & Wellington Road between 2pm & 2.40pm yesterday, to contact them either at Terenure Garda Station on 016666400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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