AN investigation is underway into a collision involving a Garda vehicle in Laois yesterday morning.
A Garda motorbike and another vehicle were involved in the collision in the Correel area of Stradbally, at about 11.15am on Wednesday 21 September.
The Garda, who was on motorcycle traffic duty at the National Ploughing Championships, was brought to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
It is understood that the Garda, aged in his 40s, suffered a number of broken bones in the collision. The other driver was not injured.
Garda are appealing for witnesses or any information from road users, particularly from anyone who may have camera or dashcam footage.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Portlaoise Garda Station at 057 8674100.