Gardaí in Kildare are appealing for witnesses following a fatal traffic collision in Monasterevin. At approximately 6:50pm, January 24th, a male pedestrian aged in his 40s was seriously injured when he was struck by a 4×4 vehicle on Dublin Road, Monasterevin. He was treated at the scene by emergency services personnel but died a short time later. The driver of the 4×4 was uninjured. The deceased has been removed to the mortuary at Naas Hospital where a post-mortem will be carried out; the local Coroner has been notified.
Garda forensic collision investigators are at the scene and local diversions are in place.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at Kildare Garda Station 045-527730 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.