Gardai are investigating a serious road collision on the Limerick side of Charleville
GARDAI are investigating a serious road collision that occurred on the Limerick side of Charleville overnight.
The collision occurred at around 3.20am at Deerpark, Charleville on the main N20.
A 33-year-old man was seriously injured and taken to Cork University Hospital after he was struck by a car.
His condition has been described as serious.
According to gardai, the driver of the car – a 46-year-old man and the other occupants of the vehicle were uninjured in the collision.
The road is currently closed to facilitate a forensic collision examination and is expected to remain closed until lunchtime approximately.
Local diversions are in place.
CORK N20 Cork/Limerick Rd closed both ways on Limerick side of Charleville following serious collision https://t.co/r19oH1u8F2— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) May 15, 2016
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have been on that stretch of road between 3am and 3.30am to contact thm at 022 31450