A 75-year-old woman has died in hospital five days after she was hit by a motorcycle in Dublin.

Tressa McKernan was seriously injured in the incident on Ballinteer Avenue at around 7.45pm on 8 April.

Gardaí say Ms McKernan had just gotten off a bus and was attempting to cross the road, when she was struck by the motorbike.

She was taken to St James's Hospital and later transferred to Beaumont, where she died yesterday.

The motorcyclist, a man in his 30s, was taken to St Vincent's Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Dundrum Garda Station on 01-6665600 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.