Wednesday 23 May 2018

Pedestrian seriously injured after being struck by van

A pedestrian is seriously injured after being struck by a car. Stock picture
A pedestrian is seriously injured after being struck by a car. Stock picture
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after he was struck by a van last night.

The incident happened at 9:30pm yesterday in Cappincur outside Tullamore, Co Offaly.

The man, who is aged in his 20s, was struck by a van as he was walking.

He was taken by ambulance to the Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore for treatment after suffering serious leg injuries.

The driver of the van was not injured in the crash.

Anyone that witnessed the crash is asked to contact Tullamore Garda Station on 057 9327600.

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