A cyclist was knocked off their bike by a tractor driver yesterday evening. The Meath Crime Prevention Facebook page reported the incident saying:
‘Gardai in Navan are looking for witnesses to a road traffic incident on the kells road at approx 5:30pm this evening. A cyclist was knocked off his bike by a green john deer tractor hauling a green slurry tank just on the kells side of navan ford. The cyclist suffered some bruising and cuts but otherwise is ok. If there was anybody passing along the road at approx 5.30pm today and saw the incident or know who owns the tractor and tank can you please give Navan Garda a call on 046-9021445.’
Please watch out for cyclists while operating machinery.