Breaking: Man arrested in relation to Cork hit and run

Breaking: Man arrested in relation to Cork hit and run
Image of the dark coloured Volkswagen Polo involved in a hit and run on Magazine Road at 3.15am on Saturday morning.

Gardaí have arrested a man in his 20s and seized a car in relation to the hit and run collision on Magazine Road over the Bank Holiday Weekend.

At approximately 3:15am on Saturday, October 26, a 23-year-old female pedestrian was struck by a car on Magazine Road. 

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene. The injured female was taken to Cork University Hospital with serious life-changing injuries.

Image of the dark coloured Volkswagen Polo involved in a hit and run on Magazine Road at 3.15am on Saturday morning.
Image of the dark coloured Volkswagen Polo involved in a hit and run on Magazine Road at 3.15am on Saturday morning.

The vehicle involved was travelling from the Bandon Road onto Magazine Road and failed to remain at the scene. 

The man is currently detained at the Bridewell Garda Station under Sec 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

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