Girl, 3, dies after being struck by van
Published Saturday, 15 March 2014
A three-year-old girl has died after being struck by a van in Portlaoise, Co Laois.
A forensic investigation will be carried out at the scene of the crash. (© Getty)
It happened at St Brigids Place in the town at 12.20pm on Saturday.
The child was taken to Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise where she was pronounced dead.
A spokesperson from An Garda Síochána said: "The scene has been preserved. A forensic collision investigation will be carried out at the scene."
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