Boy injured in Cork hit-and-run dies in hospital

Saturday 19 April 2014 22.13
Luke O'Donovan was rushed to Cork University Hospital following the incident
Luke O'Donovan was rushed to Cork University Hospital following the incident

A seven-year-old boy injured in a hit-and-run incident near Youghal, County Cork, last Wednesday has died in hospital.

Luke O'Donovan was struck by a car in the village of Ballymacoda just after 1.00pm and was rushed to Cork University Hospital where he died  this afternoon. 

A 48 year-old man was arrested after the incident.