Northern Ireland

Man seriously injured in Newry hit-and-run crash

A man is seriously ill in hospital in Newry after he was knocked down in what police described as a hit-and-run incident.

It happened in the Cornmarket area at about 02:00 BMT on Tuesday.

The man was hit by a dark-coloured car.

He was taken to hospital where his condition is described as "serious". Police have appealed for information.