A Garda has been hospitalised after he sustained a broken ankle and head injuries after he was dragged across a road by a drunk driver.

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Garda has received calls about a drunk driver in Tipperary that was involved in a collision with a signpost.

A garda approached the vehichle when it reversed at high speed causing injury to Garda. An investigation is underway.

-Sam Fitzsimons