An appeal for witnesses has been issued in relation to a hit-and-run in Co Wicklow, which left a 17-year-old girl in a critical condition.

The incident happened on 14 April at around 3.50am on Main Street, Kilcoole.

The vehicle involved is described as being a light coloured saloon type car, which travelled northbound through Kilcoole village at 3.45am from the Newtownmountkennedy direction towards Greystones/Eden Gate.

Gardaí say that the car was possibly silver in colour.

The girl, who was a pedestrian, is currently being treated at Beaumont Hospital.

Gardaí are looking to speak to people who may have witnessed the collision.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bray Garda Station on 01 666 5300, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.