Monday 26 August 2019

Pedestrian hurt in crash with truck

University Hospital Waterford
University Hospital Waterford

Ralph Riegel

A pedestrian has been seriously injured in a road traffic accident in Waterford.

The accident occurred outside Dungarvan on the main N25 Cork road around 9pm.

It is understood the incident involved two pedestrians and a lorry.

One is understood to have sustained serious injuries.

Emergency services atten­ded the scene and gardaí closed the road using traffic diversions.

Paramedics were working to stabilise the condition of the injured person to allow for their transfer to University Hospital Waterford (UHW).

Dungarvan gardaí have appealed for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact them.

Irish Independent

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