Cyclist dies following collision with pedestrian in Phoenix Park

The pedestrian received back and leg injuries in the incident on Tuesday

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A cyclist who collided with a pedestrian in Dublin's Phoenix Park on Tuesday has died.

The 59-year-old, who was originally from Cavan but had been living in Dublin, was on a cycle lane on Chesterfield Avenue - between Áras an Uachtaráin and the Castleknock gate - when the collision happened.

He was rushed to Beaumont Hospital, but died last night.

The pedestrian, a man in his 30s, received back and leg injuries.