Gardaí are appealing for information about a serious hit-and-run incident which happened on Market Street, Ardee, Co Louth this morning.
At around 1.16am, three pedestrians - two women, aged 21 and 20, and a man, aged 53) - were struck by a silver Vauxhall Vectra which mounted the footpath and failed to stop.
This car was later found crashed and abandoned a short distance away.
All three injured persons were taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda to be treated for various injuries, which are not believed to be life-threatening.
Investigating gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may have information or dash cam footage to contact Ardee Garda Station on 041-687 1134, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.
Investigations are ongoing.
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