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A garda patrol van is said to have hit a pedestrian in Cork

A garda patrol van is said to have hit a pedestrian in Cork

A garda patrol van is said to have hit a pedestrian in Cork

A woman is in hospital after being hit by a garda patrol van.

The Garda Ombudsman has appealed for witnesses to the incident outside the Opera House on Lavitts Quay in Cork city at about midnight on Thursday.

The 21-year-old pedestrian was taken to hospital, where her injuries are described as serious but not life threatening.

PA