Rescue 117 tasked to airlift injured cyclist from Waterford Greenway

A person was airlifted to hospital after two cyclists collided on Waterford’s Greenway on Thursday.

Both cyclists sustained head injuries in the incident which happened shortly before midday.

One of them was airlifted to Waterford and subsequently transported by ambulance to University Hospital Waterford.

South Eastern Mountain Rescue team also responded to the incident.