Appeal for witnesses after collision between motorbike and car in Kerry

Monday, February 22
Michael Keogh

Gardaí are investigating a serious road traffic collision involving a motorbike and a car that occurred on the N71 (Muckross Road) between Muckross House and the Torc Waterfall in Killarney, Co. Kerry, on Sunday afternoon.

The collision occurred at approximately 2.10pm. The motorcyclist, a man aged in his 20s, was airlifted to Cork University Hospital where he remains in a serious condition. The driver of the car was uninjured.

A technical examination of the scene has been carried out.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision, particularly any road users who may have camera footage, to contact them. Anyone with information can contact Gardaí in Killarney on 064 667 1160 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.