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North Street, Swords, Dublin

Gardaí anxious to speak with two females in relation to hit-and-run

The two females took a lift in a dark coloured Volkswagen Golf in the Swords area between 3am and 3.30am.

GARDAÍ IN SWORDS are renewing their appeal for information following a hit-and-run incident in Swords, County Dublin in the early hours of yesterday morning.

At approximately 3.10am, a 50-year-old male pedestrian was fatally injured when he was struck by a car on North Street in Swords.

The vehicle involved in the incident failed to remain at the scene.

Yesterday, a 29-year-old was arrested in connection with the incident and continues to be detained at Swords Garda station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

Investigating gardaí are appealing to anyone who was in the in the vicinity of North Street at the time of the collision to contact them.

They are anxious to speak with two females who took a lift in a dark coloured Volkswagen Golf car in the Swords area on Saturday morning between 3am and 3.30am to contact the incident room at Swords Garda Station.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Swords Garda Station 01-6664700 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

Read: Man killed in hit-and-run in Swords overnight>

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