A cyclist in his 60s has died following a fall from his bicycle in Glenville, Co Cork, today.

At around 10.20am the man was seriously injured after falling from his bike while cycling on the R614 at Ballybrack.

He was taken by ambulance to Cork University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

It is understood no other vehicle was involved in the incident.

The scene was examined by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and the local coroner was notified of the death.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Fermoy Garda Station on 025-82100 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.