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Sunday, March 22, 2009

Motorcyclist dies in late night crash

A 37 year old motorcyclist has died following a crash in Lisnagry overnight

It’s understood the man was thrown from the bike after he collided with a curb on the road at Garraun in Lisnagry around 1.15am.

Emergency services responded to the scene and the man was taken to the Regional Hospital however he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Technical examinations of the scene have been carried out and the road has fully reopened.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Gardaí at Castleconnell on 061 377105.

The victim has been named locally as Mike O’Connell of Clyduff, Lisnagry.

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