Man presents himself to gardaí following suspected hit-and-run in Dublin

A 24-year-old injured man was found lying on the road early on Sunday morning

Man presents himself to gardaí following suspected hit-and-run in Dublin

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A man has presented himself to gardaí investigating a suspected hit and run in Dublin.

The incident happened near Harold's Cross on Sunday morning, at the junction of Parnell Road and Clogher Road.

 

A 24-year-old was on his way home from a night out was found lying on the road shortly before 6am.

The young man - who is from Cork but lives in Dublin - is being treated for serious head and leg injuries at St James' Hospital.

Gardaí made an appeal for witnesses and for dash-cam footage, saying they believed the man may have been hit by a car that failed to stop at the scene.

A man who has since presented himself to gardaí is currently being interviewed at Sundrive Road Garda Station.

Gardaí say tests are also being carried out on a vehicle as part of the investigation.