Serious collision near Tinahely

Emergency services attended the scene of a two-vehicle collision near Tinahely earlier today.

A motorcycle collided with a van at Crossbridge, between Tinahely and Hacketstown, at around 3pm.

The motorcyclist was fitted with a back brace and airlifted to hospital.

The road was closed by gardai while the ambulance service treated the motorcyclist but reopened at about 4.15pm.

(Pic.Michael Corbett)

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