Man due in court over fatal road traffic collision


A man in his mid-20s is due before a court this morning in relation to a fatal collision.

The incident occurred on the 26th of October 2016 on the R139, Old N32 in Coolock, Dublin.

A young male pedestrian suffered serious injuries when he was struck by a car on the R139. He was taken to Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street where he was later pronounced dead.

The car involved in the collision failed to stop or remain at the scene. It was located and seized a short time later close to the scene.