A serious hit and run incident occurred on Sunday in the Athlumney Wood Estate, Navan, at approximately 4:50pm, according to Cllr Alan Lawes.

 

Lawes explained that a car mounted a footpath and hit a young teenager who had to be taken to hospital. Thankfully, the young man’s mother revealed that he is ok and had a “lucky escape”.

 

 

He described it as a “reckless and criminal act that put all our children in danger and could have led to a serious loss of life”.

 

Gardaí are investigating this incident and are appealing for witnesses. Witnesses can contact Navan Garda Station at 046 903 6100.