RTÉ has issued a warning ahead of tonight’s episode of Fair City. The episode is set to be extremely distressing for viewers as one of the show’s storylines takes a dark turn.

Will and Cristiano’s domestic abuse storyline escalates tonight when Will attacks his partner again.

Fans of the show have been warned of graphic content in Wednesday’s episode.

In tonight’s episode, Will drags Cristiano across their apartment floor after he has a meltdown. He flees the scene, leaving Cristiano for dead. 

He then decides to call an ambulance but is hit by a car before making the call.

Damien and Mairead grow concerned about Cristiano’s absence and rush to the apartment, finding him unconscious inside.

Fair City airs on RTÉ 1 at 8pm.