23 May 2022

Woman hospitalised following hit-and-run in Limerick

Woman hospitalised following hit-and-run in Limerick

William Street was closed off for a time this morning, but has since re-opened | Picture: Brendan Gleeson

A WOMAN in her 50s is in hospital following a hit-and-run in Limerick city overnight.

One of the city centre's busiest thoroughfares, William Street was closed to traffic for a technical examination following the incident, which took place at approximately 12.30 this morning, but has since re-opened.

The woman was struck by a vehicle which gardaí say failed to remain at the scene, and was taken to University Hospital Limerick.

Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening at this time.

The vehicle's driver failed to remain at the scene.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Gardai at Henry Street are investigating, and can be contacted at 061-212400.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.