Gardaí in Kilkenny are warning the public about a telephone scam.
In recent days local gardaí have received reports of a telephone scam.
"When the call is answered the person on the other end of the phone says that their car has been hit by the person they are ringing. Number making the calls are 076 888 7013."
Gardaí are advising people not to answer calls from this number.
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