Gardai investigate accident on the Abbeyfeale/Newcastlewest road.

Gardai have launched an investigation after a teenager was knocked down on the Abbeyfeale / Newcastlewest road. The accident occurred around half 6 on Wednesday at Cusak’s Cross which is on the Abbeyfeale side of Barna. The 17 year old male pedestrian is now critical in Cork University Hospital. Investigating Gardai in Newcastlewest are appealing for any witnesses to the accident to come forward.