Gardaí have confirmed that they were alerted to a serious road collision on the Knock Road in Castlerea yesterday evening (Thursday, December 9) at approximately 5.30pm.
A collision occurred between a female pedestrian and a van. The pedestrian was removed from the scene to hospital in a serious condition. The driver of the van was uninjured.
The road was closed as Garda Forensic Collision Investigators conducted an examination of the scene, leading to local diversions.
Investigations are ongoing.