AN 81-year-old female pedestrian is in a serious condition in hospital after being struck by a car in Co Mayo this afternoon.
At around 1.30pm the woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a car on Pontoon Road near Castlebar.
She was taken by Ambulance to Mayo General Hospital.
Forensic collision investigators are at the scene and the road has is closed to traffic. Diversions are in place.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Castlebar Garda Station 094-9038200 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.