Saturday 19 August 2017

Teenager (17) killed in crash after car hit fence

The area of Port Lester, Ballivor in Co Meath (Photo: Google Maps)
The area of Port Lester, Ballivor in Co Meath (Photo: Google Maps)
Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

A 17-year-old boy was killed when the car in which he was driving hit a fence yesterday evening.

The fatal crash occurred at Port Lester, Ballivor in Co Meath at approximately 7.15pm.

The young man was pronounced dead at the scene. He was the only occupant in the car.

The stretch of road is currently closed to facilitate an examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators.

Gardaí have local diversions in place.

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact Trim Garda Station on 046-9481540, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

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