Motorcyclist rushed to hospital after collision near Marshes

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Motorcyclist rushed to hospital after collision near Marshes

The scene at the roundabout a few minutes after the accident.

There were traffic delays in Dundalk this evening following an accident in which the rider of a scooter was knocked onto the road in a collision. 

The incident happened at the roundabout closest to the Dunnes Stores end of the Marshes Shopping Centre at approximately 5.10pm. 

The rider of the scooter lay prone on the road and was attended to by members of the public at the scene. Gardaí put a diversion in place, before an ambulance arrived to take the rider to the Our Lady of Lourdes.