Tuesday 17 September 2019

Gardai launch appeal after teenager (15) injured in 'hit-and-run'

Gardai are appealing for information

Diversions are in place. Stock photo
Diversions are in place. Stock photo

Sean Nolan

Gardai are appealing for the public's help after a teenage girl was injured in a 'hit-and-run' incident in Cork last night.

According to gardai, the the incident happened at the top of Laundry Hill in Cobh at approximately 8.40pm last night, October 17.

A girl, aged 15, was struck by a vehicle that then failed to stop and remain at the scene.

The girl was taken to Cork University Hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Gardai say that the car involved was dark in colour and they believe it went in the direction of Newtown Cobh.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cobh Garda Station on 021 4908530, Garda Confidential Line 1800 666-111 or any Garda Station.


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