It happened in Kilmallock at around 8pm yesterday

A cyclist has been killed in a crash in County Limerick.

The cyclist was involved in a collision with a car at Ballcullane, Kilmallock at around 8pm yesterday evening.

The cyclist - a man in his 40s - was later taken to Limerick University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the car was not injured in the incident.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is being asked to contact Kilmallock Garda Station.