Boy (13) critically injured after road traffic collision

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A boy (13) has been critically injured in a road traffic accident in Dublin.

The incident occurred on the Carpenterstown Road near the Carpenterstown Shopping Centre at approximately 8.35pm on Sunday evening, February 1.

The 13-year-old boy, a pedestrian, was struck by a black BMW 5 Series.

Gardai have appealed for witness to the collision/

Emergency services were contacted and the boy was taken to Temple Street Children’s University Hospital where his injuries are described as critical.

Witnesses to this collision are asked to contact Blanchardstown Garda Station on 01-666 7000, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.