Kilcullen Road, Naas, close to where the accident occurred
A young woman was taken to hospital by ambulance following a road accident near Naas town centre earlier this evening.
The accident took place at Kilcullen Road shortly before 7 o'clock.
It is understood the young woman was in collision with a motorcycle driven by a young man as she was attempting to cross the road between Swan's on the Green deli/coffee shop and Patrician Avenue, not far from the garda station.
It was dark at the time.
It is thought the woman incurred a head injury.
There were traffic holds up for a period as members of the public tried to direct traffic while the woman was attended to at the scene by paramedics who arrived in two ambulances.
The woman's condition is not known.