Man dies in motorbike accident in Co.Waterford

Man dies in motorbike accident  in Co.Waterford

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a fatal traffic collision in Co. Waterford today.

At approximately 5.15pm a male aged in his 50s was seriously injured when his motor cycle struck a wall while travelling on the R448 near Waterford City.

He was taken by ambulance to University Hospital Waterford where he was pronounced dead.

The scene is preserved and Garda forensic collision investigators have been notified. Diversions are in place and the local Coroner has been notified.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Waterford Garda Station 051-305300 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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