Willie Crowley was injured in the incident on Tuesday night
The Kildare County Councillor who was struck by a car this week has died in hospital.
65-year-old Willie Crowley was struck by a car while he was crossing the road on Eyre Street in Newbridge on Tuesday night.
A 28-year-old Polish man appeared in court yesterday to face charges over the incident.
He was remanded in custody, to appear before Athy District Court next week.