Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a young woman died after being struck by a car in Glasson last week.
A female pedestrian, who has been named as 24-year-old Sandra Kiernan from Kilglass, Co Roscommon, was knocked down while crossing the road in Glasson on Wednesday December 10.
The young woman suffered serious injuries when she was struck by a car. She was taken to the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore and later transferred to Beaumont Hospital where she passed away on Friday evening.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to this collision to contact Athlone Garda Station on (090 ) 6498550, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.
Sandra will be laid to rest today, Thursday December 18, in Scramogue cemetery following a funeral Mass at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Kilglass at 12.30pm.