Pedestrian killed crossing N7 in Dublin

Friday 25 October 2013 09.47
The man was killed crossing the outbound lane of the N7 at Kingswood (Google Maps)
The man was killed crossing the outbound lane of the N7 at Kingswood (Google Maps)

A man has been killed crossing the road at Citywest on the N7 in Dublin.

The incident occurred at junction 3 at around 4.45pm. 

The 64-year-old pedestrian was taken to Tallaght Hospital but later pronounced dead.

The driver of the car was not injured.

The N7 southbound carriageway was closed for a time, but has since re-opened.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact Rathcoole Garda Station at 01-6667900, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.