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Sunday, January 16, 2022

Urgent appeal for witnesses following hit-and-run in Limerick

Gardaí are urgently appealing for witnesses after a serious injury hit-and-run collision that occurred in Limerick in the early hours of this morning.

Three pedestrians – one man and two women – were struck by a vehicle which left the scene at Corn Market Row at approximately 1:00am.

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All three people were rushed to University Hospital Limerick after the incident.

The 33-year-old male pedestrian received serious injuries and is in critical condition. The two female pedestrians received non-life threatening injuries.

A fourth female pedestrian (19) presented at University Hospital Limerick also injured by the same vehicle at the same time. Her condition is non-life threatening.

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The vehicle was located abandoned a short distance away and has been taken for technical examination.

Gardaí are appealing to any road users who were travelling along Corn Market and High Street in the early hours of this morning between 1:00am and 1.30am.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Henry Street Garda Station on (061) 212400 , the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.

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