Pedestrian seriously injured after being struck by car
A man has been rushed to hospital in serious condition after being struck by a car.
The incident happened on the R494 Nenagh to Killaloe Road between Newtown and Portroe.
The man, aged in his mid-forties, was rushed to hospital where his injuries are understood to be serious.
The road will remain closed until mid-morning to allow for forensic examination to take place.
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