A young woman has suffered serious injuries following a hit and run incident involving a motorbike on Sunday night.
The victim, who is aged in her 20s, was walking on Priorswood Road in Dublin 17 at 11.15pm on Sunday when she was struck by the bike.
The motorcycle rider fled the scene. The woman was taken to Beaumont Hospital where she is receiving treatment for serious injuries.
The road has been closed while forensic collision investigations examine the scene. Diversions have been put in place.
The Garda said in a statement they are appealing for witnesses to come forward, including “any road users who may have camera footage (including dash-cam) and were travelling near the Priorswood Road on Sunday night between 11pm and 11.20pm”.
“Anyone with information is asked to contact Coolock Garda station on 01 666 4200, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda station.”