Man Arrested In Connection With Fatal Road Collision

A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal road accident in Dublin on Friday night.

A woman, 40, died when she was hit by a car on the Davitt Road, which fled from the scene.

The car, believed to be a Ford Focus, has not been found.

Gardai believe the car would have been damaged at the front and the windscreen.

They are appealing for any witnesses to contact them.


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