Teen hospitalised after hit and run in Dublin

The incident happened outside the Blanchardstown Shopping centre

Teen hospitalised after hit and run in Dublin

File photo. Photo: Sam Boal /Rollingnews.ie

Gardaí in Dublin are investigating a hit and run that's left a teenager in hospital.

A 15 year old boy was struck by a car near a restaurant outside the Blanchardstown Shopping centre at around 4.40pm .

The driver fled the scene.

The injured teen was taken to Temple Street Hospital with leg injuries.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact them.