05/03/2020

Pedestrian Hit And Killed After Van Mounts The Pavement In Dublin

Gardaí have issued an appeal for information following a fatal collision involving a pedestrian and a van in Raheny, Dublin 5 yesterday.

It is believed that at approximately 7pm last night, Wednesday 04 March, a van mounted the pavement on the James Larkin road and struck a female pedestrian. The woman, aged in her 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A post-mortem is due to be carried out at Connolly Hospital.

The scene at the crash site is currently preserved for examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and the cycle pathway on this road remains closed.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and road users with camera footage, who were travelling on this road between 6.45pm and 7.30pm, to contact Raheny Garda Station on 01 6664300 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111

(MH/CM)

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