The incident happened in Bray yesterday afternoon

A two-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car in Co Wicklow yesterday afternoon.

It happened at Silverbridge in Bray at around 4.30pm.

The injured boy was taken to Crumlin Children's Hospital, but was later pronounced dead.

The driver of the car was not injured in the incident.

The scene has been sealed off and the area will be examined by Garda collision investigators this morning.