Gardaí appeal after woman seriously injured in hit-and-run in Co Kildare 3 weeks ago

Gardaí appeal after woman seriously injured in hit-and-run in Co Kildare

The incident occurred on August 30.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a woman was seriously injured in a hit-and-run in Co. Kildare.

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The incident occurred near Rosconnell Estate, Newbridge, at 10.20am on August 30, when a female pedestrian was seriously injured in a collision.

The injured woman, in her 40s, was taken to Tallaght Hospital for treatment. Her injuries have been described as serious but not life threatening.

It is believed the woman was standing beside a car when she was struck by another car, which failed to remain at the scene. Two other cars were also damaged in the incident.

CCTV of the surrounding area is currently reviewed, and Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to the incident to come forward.

Authorities are also appealing for information on a blue Ford Focus hatchback car and for the driver of this car to come forward. The car was last seen on the Dublin Road in Newbridge with damage to both the left and right sides. It has yet to be located.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Newbridge Garda Station 045 3431212 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.