Sad news breaking this morning after a man in his late 60's has died following an apparent hit-and-run incident in Co Tipperary.
According to The Journal.ie ''The 68-year-old man was struck at about 10.20pm last night while walking on the Ballysloe-Glengoole Road near Poynestown.''
Gardaí have said that “all indications at this stage are that the deceased was struck by a vehicle which failed to stop”.
The man’s body remains at the scene this morning, while the road has been closed to facilitate the Gardaí.
Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to contact them at Thurles Garda Station on 050 425100, on the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111, or at any Garda Station.