Woman recovering in hospital after being knocked down in Dublin

She was struck by a taxi in Rathmines

Woman recovering in hospital after being knocked down in Dublin

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Gardai are appealing for witnesses after woman was knocked down by a taxi in Dublin overnight.

It happened just before 1am on the Leinster Road in Rathmines in Dublin 6.

The woman in her 50s was taken by ambulance to St James' Hospital, where the extent of her injuries is unknown.

The road was closed for a time this morning to facilitate an examination of the scene, but has since reopened.