Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information following a fatal hit-and-run incident in Swords, Co Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

A man in his 30s was killed after he was struck by a car on Rathbeale Road (R125) in Swords

The incident happened shortly after 1.30am on the road which links Swords and Ashbourne.

The man was fatally injured when he was struck by a dark-coloured saloon car that failed to remain at the scene.

This car was driven off in the direction of Ashbourne. Emergency services were called but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident happened on the Ashbourne side of a row of cottages known locally as the '12 apostles'. 

Local people say there was some debris on the road after the incident.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone who may have dash cam footage and was in the area the area between 10pm on Saturday 23 June and 2am this morning to contact them at Swords Garda Station on 01 666 4700.