PENSIONER SERIOUSLY HURT IN WEXFORD RTA
A pedestrian was seriously injured when he was struck by a vehicle on the outskirts of Wexford town yesterday afternoon.
The pedestrian – a man in his late 70s – was hit by a reversing van whilst out walking close to his home in Crosstown on Ferrybank at around 4.30pm.
He received serious head injuries and a neighbour who witnessed the accident called the emergency services.
An ambulance quickly arrived and the man was removed to Wexford General Hospital for treatment – he remains there in the Intensive Care unit.