Woman knocked down by lorry in Athy

Emergency Services at the scene

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Woman knocked down by lorry in Athy

Gardaí in Athy are dealing with a serious collision where a woman was struck by a lorry.

The incident occurred on Crom A Boo Bridge on the N78 in Athy, close to AIB around 2pm this afternoon.

Emergency services are at the scene.

Duke Street in Athy is currently closed off until further notice. Gardaí advise drivers to avoid the town centre.

UPDATE: Woman, 60s, dies after being struck by truck in Athy, Co Kildare