Girl, 17, struck in hit and run
A SCHOOLGIRL was taken to hospital with serious injuries after she was knocked down in a suspected hit and run in the early hours of yesterday morning.
The 17-year-old, who is from Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow, was taken to Dublin’s Beaumont Hospital where her parents were maintaining a bedside vigil last night. Gardaí are investigating the incident which happened at 4am yesterday on Kilcoole’s Main Street. The road was closed for a period for an examination by gardaí but later reopened.
Gardaí appealed for witnesses to contact Bray Garda station at 01-666 5300.