Elderly Pedestrian Dies In Road Traffic Accident

A pedestrian has been killed following a road traffic accident at around 11:50 today at Ursula’s Terrace in Waterford.

Gardai are investigating the collision which involved an elderly male pedestrian and a car.

The road is currently closed pending a Garda forensic examination.

Garda have also appealed for anyone who might have witnessed the accident to contact Waterford Garda Station on 051-305300, the Garda Confidential Line 1-800-666-111 or any Garda Station.


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