Gardaí are investigating an incident in which a female pedestrian was injured in Glasson early yesterday (Wednesday ) morning.
The 24-year-old woman was brought to hospital after she was knocked down by a car on Glasson’s Main Street, near Spollen’s filling station, between 8 and 8.30am yesterday morning. Her injuries are being treated in the Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore.
The road was closed for a number of hours, and diversions put in place while gardaí investigated the scene of the incident.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the accident to come forward. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Glasson Gardaí on (090 ) 6485102, or Athlone Garda Station on (090 ) 6492600.