Gardaí who are investigating a hit and run traffic collision that occured on the Granard Road, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford at approx. 3.15pm on May 2 are appealing for witnesses.
An 11-year-old boy was injured in the incident. He was transferred to Tullamore Hospital with leg injuries.
The vehicle failed to stay at the scene and is believed to be a black jeep/SUV type vehicle.
Anyone in the area at this time, who may have dash cam footage, or anyone who may have any information about the incident is asked to contact Gardaí at Edgesworthstown Garda Station, on 043 71002 or any Garda Station.