Man killed in fatal collision in Mayo

The man who was cyclist was killed after a fatal collision with a car

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A man in his 50s has been killed after a fatal collision in Ballina, Co Mayo on Sunday night. 

The accident which involved a male cyclist in his 50s and a car, occurred on the R314 Rathroeen in Ballina at around 5pm last night. 

The cyclist received serious injuries and was taken to Mayo University Hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries. 

Garda Forensic Collision Investigators have examined the scene and The local coroner has been notified.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballina Garda Station 096-20560, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.