A young girl is in a serious condition in hospital after she was struck by a car in Monaghan yesterday.
The girl suffered serious injuries when she was struck by a car on the Ballybay to Swans Cross road, at Cortubber in Ballybay shortly before 8pm
She was airlifted to Temple Street Hospital last night.
A garda spokesperson said the R183 is currently closed while a garda forensic investigation is being carried out. Diversions are in place.