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Cyclist is killed in crash at Bishopstown, County Cork

A 50-year-old woman has been killed in crash in County Cork.

She was cycling on the Bandon Road in Bishopstown at about 17:00 BST on Saturday when she was struck by a car.

She was pronounced dead at the scene and her body was removed to Cork University Hospital where a post mortem examination will take place.

Irish police said they have closed the road for a technical examination and have appealed for witnesses to the collision to contact them.