Gardai appeal for witnesses following hit and run in Donore

Gardai are appealing for witnesses after a male cyclist was struck in a hit and run incident near Donore this afternoon.

The man was hit by a car at Staleen at approximately 1.15pm today.

The driver of the car involved in the incident believed to be a white Mercedes 'C' Class car failed to stop at the scene. It was last seen heading in the direction of the N2/Slane.

A white Mercedes 'C' Class car was involved in the hit and run incident this afternoon

The male cyclist has been taken to hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardai on 999 or 112.