A woman in her 40s is in a critical condition after she was in a collision with a person on a bicycle yesterday in Ranelagh.
Damian Hogan at the Garda press office said: “Gardaí at Donnybrook, Dublin 4 are appealing for witnesses to a serious road traffic collision which occurred yesterday morning, Thursday 22nd March 2018 at approximately 9am at Grand Parade, Ranelagh, Dublin 6.”
He added: “A female pedestrian in her 40s was struck by a pedal cyclist as she attempted to cross the road. The injured female was initially taken to St. Vincent’s University Hospital in Elm Park and subsequently transferred to Beaumont Hospital where her condition is described as critical. Investigations are ongoing.”
Update: When asked if the incident was a hit and run or not, the Garda press office confirmed that it was not as the cyclist remained at the scene. Separately, this publication understands that the cyclist was treated by an ambulance crew at the collision site.
Witnesses are asked to contact Donnybrook Garda Station on 01- 666 9200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.