WITNESSES are being sought after a youth was struck by a car in a cul de sac in the centre of the city on Friday evening.
The single vehicle traffic accident occurred at St Carthage’s Avenue at 7.30pm. According to Waterford Gardaí an incident occurred earlier and the driver was leaving the area when the youth was struck by a vehicle. The Black VW Golf was later discovered in Cannon Street, about 300m from the accident. The injured youth was taken to hospital with serious ankle and pelvic injuries.
Gardaí would like to talk to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or saw the vehicle leaving in the Cannon Street direction.