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Gardai seek witnesses to serious road accident in Dublin

WITNESSES are being sought by gardai investigating a serious road traffic collision on Griffith Avenue in Dublin yesterday.

The collision occurred at approximately 12 noon between the junctions at Malahide Road and Philipsburgh Avenue.

A lorry and a pedestrian (in his 70s) were involved in the incident.

The pedestrian was taken to Beaumont Hospital where he is currently being treated for his injuries.

The road was closed for a period of time yesterday to facilitate a Forensic Collision examination.

Witnesses are asked to contact the Gardai in Clontarf on 01 6664800, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.