A 14-year-old boy on a bicycle was seriously injured in a collisions with a 4X4 driven by a man in his 30s yesterday near to Monasterevin, Co Kildare.
Gardaí said they are appealing for witnesses following the collision which happened between Monasterevin and Oghill.
Sean Mac Seoin at the Garda press office said: “At approximately 12.30pm a 14-year-old boy was seriously injured when his bicycle collided with a 4×4 vehicle. The collision occurred on a local road between Monasterevin and Oghill (L7055).”
He added: “He was taken by ambulance to our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin. The driver of the 4×4, a man in his 30s, was uninjured. The scene was examined by Garda forensic collision investigators and the road has since reopened.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Kildare Garda Station 045-5277730 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.