Listowel Gardaí investigating death of male cyclist appeal for witnesses

Gardaí in Listowel investigating the death of a male cyclist are appealing for witnesses.

Gardaí and Emergency Services responded to a call last Wednesday and found a male cyclist lying on the road on the R552 between Ballylongford and Listowel.

Gardaí and Emergency Services found the man, who is in his 60s, at Colkeragh after receiving a call on Wednesday last.

The injured man was removed by helicopter to University Hospital Limerick.

He was later pronounced dead in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Following a post-mortem examination which took place yesterday, investigating Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Listowel Garda Station 068-50820 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.