Gardaí update public appeal on fatal suspected hit and run in Furbo

Galway Daily news man and woman found dead in home in clare

Gardaí have updated their appeal for information on a suspected hit and run incident in Furbo that left one woman dead, with a revised time period for which they are seeking information.

Shortly after 7:30pm on Wednesday evening Gardaí were called to the Barna to Spiddal road, where a female pedestrian had been found with serious injuries.

It is believed that the woman in her 50s was struck by a vehicle that failed to remain at the scene in a hit and run incident.

She was taken from the scene to University Hospital Galway, where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

Gardaí are continuing their appeal for any road users who may have information or camera footage, including dash-cam, to get in touch.

The revised times of the appeal are for anyone who was travelling in the Furbo area between 6:15pm and 7:15pm on Wednesday, December 16.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Salthill Garda Station on 091 514720, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.