Parents of Tara thank community

Tara Houlihan who remains in hospital following an accident in Kilcoole on Saturday morning

The parents of 17-year-old Tara Houlihan who was involved in an accident in Kilcoole over the week-end have thanked the community for their response.

Tara was struck by a car on the Main Street of Kilcoole in the early hours of Saturday morning

Councillor Tom Fortune who was speaking on behalf of  Greg and Theresa Houlihan, Tara’s parents. Said “They have asked me to pass their appreciation for the overwhelming community response and good wishes they have received following the very serious head injuries Tara has received.

She remains in a critical condition and the next 48 hours are crucial. Please keep her in your thoughts and prayers.”

Speaking to Wicklownews, Councillor Fortune said ” I would plead with the driver of the car to come forward, more CCTV was viewed today by the gardai, they have the colour and make of the car, I would also plead with anyone who has any information no matter how small it may be to contact the Gardai.”

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