The scene at the road block at Rathcoffey this afternoon
A woman was killed this morning in a cycling accident at Rathcoffey, between Clane and Maynooth.
It is believed that the woman, in her mid-twenties, is a member of the Dublin-based Orwell Wheelers cycling group, and the incident occurred near Rathcoffey Church.
The family of the victim has been informed.
Road closures and diversions are in place on the Rathcoffey/Maynooth road this afternoon, and gardai are still at the scene.