Man taken to hospital after being knocked down in Stranorlar

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAAn elderly man has been taken to hospital after being knocked down by a car in Stranorlar this morning.

The pedestrian is understood to have been walking near Stranorlar Chapel when the incident took place at around 7:20am.

Ambulance staff were quickly on the scene, and the man was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital for treatment.

It's understood that the man injuries are not life threatening.