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Garda appeal Man (30s) in critical condition after being hit by a car in Co Limerick

The man was injured in the incident on the M8 at Brackbawn, Kilbehenny


Gardai have appealed for witnesses (STOCK)

Gardai have appealed for witnesses (STOCK)

Gardai have appealed for witnesses (STOCK)

A man has been left in a critical condition in hospital after he was hit by a car in Co Limerick yesterday afternoon. 

The pedestrian was involved in the collision at approximately 3.10pm on the M8 at Brackbawn, Kilbehenny.

The pedestrian, who is aged in his 30s , was later taken to Cork University Hospital where his condition is currently described as critical. The driver of the vehicle was uninjured.

“An examination of the scene was conducted by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and the road has since reopened,” gardai said this morning.

“Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this collision to come forward to them.

“In particular, any road users who were travelling in this area and who may have camera footage are asked to make it available to gardaí.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Fermoy Garda station on 025 82100, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.

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