Woman Dies Following Road Accident

An elderly woman has died following a road traffic incident in Dublin.

The victim, who was 75, was struck by a marked garda patrol car shortly before 11.30am on Thursday. The accident happened on the Fonthill Road in Clondalkin.

She was taken to Tallaght Hospital, but later died from the injuries she sustained.

The incident has been referred to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission, which has launched an investigation.

Witnesses have been asked to contact gardaí.


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