Belfast Telegraph

Man in serious condition in hospital after hit-and-run incident

The scene was preserved for examination by Garda forensic collision investigators and local diversions were put in place.

(Niall Carson/PA)
(Niall Carson/PA)

By Aoife Moore, PA

A 20-year-old man is in a serious condition in hospital after a hit-and-run incident in Dublin.

Shortly after 10:15pm on Friday night, the male pedestrian was struck by a car on Cork Street.

Gardai and emergency services attended at the scene, and the injured man was taken by Ambulance to St James’s Hospital, where his injuries are understood to be serious.

The car involved in the incident failed to stop and continued travelling in the direction of Dolphin’s Barn.

The scene was preserved for examination by Garda forensic collision investigators and local diversions were put in place.

Investigating Gardai at Kevin Street are appealing to the driver of the car to come forward, they are also appealing to witnesses or those with video or dashcam footage from the scene to contact them.

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