Elderly Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Truck In Cork 6 years ago

Elderly Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Truck In Cork

Tragedy today as an elderly woman died after being hit by a truck in Bantry, Co. Cork.

The pedestrian, in her early seventies, was struck in Wolfe Tone Square, Bantry at around midday today, according to The Independent.

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Gardaí have said that the woman died at the scene and her body was taken to Cork University Hospital where a post mortem will take place.

The road has been closed and diversions are in place while Garda Forensic Collision Investigators are undergoing a technical and forensic examination of the scene.

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to contact Bantry Garda Station on 027-20860, the Garda Condifential Line 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.