A 71-year-old woman on a bicycle was taken by ambulance to Cork University Hospital after being knocked down by a suspected hit-and-run driver yesterday.
Gardai said her injuries are “not believed to be life threatening.”
“At approximately 7.30pm (on Tuesday the 23rd of September) a 71-year-old female cyclist was injured when she was struck by a car at Haymount, Lower Woodstock, Carrigtwohill, Co Cork. The driver of the car failed to remain at the scene,” said Sean Mac Seoin of the Garda press office.
A technical examination of the scene was carried out.
Witnesses or anybody with information are asked to contact Midleton Garda Station 021-4621550 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.