A man in his 20s has died following a hit and run in Limerick 2 months ago

A man in his 20s has died following a hit and run in Limerick

Very sad news.

A man has died following a fatal hit and run incident between a pedestrian and a jeep on Hyde Road in Limerick.

The incident happened around 4.40am on Monday morning.

A man aged in his early 20s has been pronounced dead at the scene and his body remains at the scene pending a Garda Technical Examination.

The vehicle believed to be involved in the incident, a black Mitsubishi Shogun jeep, failed to remain at the scene. The road remains closed and diversions are in place.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information on the incident, particularly anyone in the area around the time of the collision, who may have dash cam footage, to contact them at Roxboro Road Garda Station on 061 214 340.

Investigations are ongoing.