Gardai appeal after pedestrian is struck and killed in Dublin


Gardai in Dublin are investigating after a male pedestrian was struck and killed on the Finglas Road last night.

A male pedestrian, aged in his mid 40s, was fatally injured when he was struck by a van at approximately 11.15pm.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was taken to Dublin City Morgue, Marino where a post mortem is to be arranged.
The inbound carriageway of the Finglas Road, close to the Tolka Valley Road junction, was closed for a period of time to facilitate Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

It has since reopened.
Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information is asked to contact them at Finglas Garda Station on 01 6667500, The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.