Roscommon TD injured in road accident

Injured while cycling.

Sligo News File Online.

A TD has been injured while cycling in Roscommon.

Denis Naughton was reportedly hit by a car while cycling with his wife.

He was removed to Portiuncla Hospital where it’s said he is being treated for back injuries

Nobody else was injured.

Naughton is a Minister for State.

Meanwhile, overcrowding measures are in place at Portiuncla.

Management has said its emergency department is extremely busy, with a significant number of people waiting for admission.