Child taken to hospital following road accident in Portlaoise

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Child taken to hospital following road accident in Portlaoise

A young boy has been taken by ambulance to Portlaoise Hospital following a road traffic accident this afternoon at the Bridge Street Centre in town.

The accident occurred just before 3pm when the child was hit by a car in the car park of the centre.  

The Well Road in Portlaoise was closed briefly following the incident.