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Motorcyclist dies in crash in Co Limerick

The crash happened when two motorbikes and a van collided at around 5pm on Saturday evening outside Dromkeen.

Gardai are investigating the crash (Niall Carson/PA)
Gardai are investigating the crash (Niall Carson/PA)

By Aine McMahon PA

A man has died after a crash between two motorcycles and a van in Co Limerick.

The motorcyclist, a man in his early 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident happened at around 5.00pm on Saturday outside Dromkeen.

A post-mortem is to be carried out at a later date at University Hospital Limerick.

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A man in his 50s died in the crash (Niall Carson/PA)

Another male motorcyclist was also taken to University Hospital Limerick and his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Gardai are appealing for anyone with information, particularly any road users who may have camera footage travelling on the N24 between Limerick and Tipperary before 5.00pm, to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bruff Garda station on 061-382-940, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800-666-111, or any Garda station.

PA

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