Gardai are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic accident in Galway yesterday.
A female pedestrian in her 80s was hit by a car on the Old Limerick Road in Oranmore yesterday evening
The driver of the car failed to stay at the scene.
The woman was taken to University Hospital Galway for treatment. She later passed away from her injuries on Friday night.
Gardai are appealing for witnesses who may have camera or dashcam footage to come forward.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Oranmore Garda Station