Man injured in road traffic collision on Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny

Cyclist taken to St Luke's General Hospital, Kilkenny

Sam Matthews

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Sam Matthews

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sam.matthews@kilkennypeople.ie

Man injured in road traffic collision on Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny

The scene at Rose Inn Street,

A man has been injured in a road traffic collision on Rose Inn Street in Kilkenny City this morning.

The cyclist came off his bike after a collision with a car at the junction between John's Bridge and Bateman Quay shortly before 11am. Gardai and ambulance personnel were on the scene within minutes.

Passersby and motorists had covered the injured man with blankets to keep him warm until emergency services arrived. He was then taken to St Luke's Hospital.