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Two Pedestrians Injured In Hit And Run In Carlow

By katedemolder

June 18, 2017 at 11:27am

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Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a hit-and-run which injured two pedestrians in the Urglin Rutland area of Carlow Town.

According to Breaking News, the incident occurred at around 8.20pm yesterday evening.

Two pedestrians were struck by what police understand to have been a 4x4 vehicle, while out walking on the local road.

Upon striking the individuals, the driver fled the scene. 

The two injured in the incident were a 59-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman. The man was seriously injured the woman sustained minor injuries.

Both of their injuries are described as non-life-threatening. Both people are currently being treated in St Luke's General Hospital in Kilkenny.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Carlow Garda Station 059-9136620 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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