Friday 6 December 2019

Young man arrested after another person injured by vehicle following suspected row

Cork University Hospital
Cork University Hospital

Ralph Riegel

A YOUNG man was arrested after an incident in Cork in which another person was injured by a vehicle following a suspected row.

The young man, in his 20s, was arrested and taken to Cobh Garda Station for questioning about an alleged incident of endangerment.

He can be questioned for a period of 12 hours.

It is understood a man in his early 30s suffered multiple injuries after being struck by a vehicle outside Whitegate shortly before 2pm.

The incident followed an apparent dispute.

He was taken by ambulance to Cork University Hospital (CUH) for treatment of injuries which are not said to be life-threatening.

A garda investigation is ongoing into the circumstances in which the man was injured.

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