#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10°C Monday 28 September 2020
Advertisement

Gardaí search for silver van which left the scene after hitting pedestrian

He remains in a critical condition.

Edgeworthstown.
Edgeworthstown.
Image: Google Maps

GARDAÍ IN LONGFORD are searching for the driver of a van who hit a pedestrian and left the scene.

The incident happened in the early hours of last Sunday, 10 September, on Main Street in Edgeworthstown. A man was struck by a silver van.

The pedestrian, in his 20s, suffered serious head injuries and was taken to the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar. He was subsequently transferred to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin, where he remains in a critical condition.

Gardaí investigating the collision have set up an incident room at Granard Garda Station and are trying to trace the movements of a silver Ford Transit Van (07-SO reg) – before and after the collision

Anyone who was in the Edgeworthstown area between 2am and 3am on the morning, or anyone with any information about the incident, is asked to contact Granard Garda Station on (043) 6687660.

Read: Appeal for witnesses to potential hit-and-run that left motorcyclist seriously injured

#Open journalism No news is bad news Support The Journal

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support us now

Read next:

COMMENTS (6)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel