A man in his 20s sustained leg injuries in Offaly last night after he was hit by a van in Cappincur, on the outskirts of Tullamore.
It's believed the man was tending flowers on the roadside when a van veered off the road and struck him. He is thought to have sustained a broken leg.
Gardaí and paramedics attended the scene and the man was taken to Tullamore Hospital by ambulance for treatment.
The driver of the van was uninjured in the accident.
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