Exchange student injured in Letterkenny RTA

A 14 year old boy is being treated in hospital after he was struck by a car in Letterkenny this afternoon. It's understood the boy is Norwegian, and was in Donegal as an exchange student.

Gardai have confirmed tonight that the injured youth is en route to a Dublin hospital for treatment.

The accident happened on the Port Road, close to An Grianan Theatre. The road was closed for a time, but has since been reopened.