A teenage girl (16) has died following a road accident in Dublin last night.
The girl fatally injured when she was struck by a car while attempting to cross the road.
The incident happened at around 9.20pm last night on the N11 Stillorgan dual carriageway southbound, close to the junction with Kilmacud Road.
The teenager was pronounced dead at scene and her body was removed to St. Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin. A full post mortem is to take place today.
The road was closed last night as emergency services attended the scene. This section of road has now reopened.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact Blackrock Garda Station on 01-6665200, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.