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Thursday 22 March 2018

Boy (8) dies in hospital after injuries from quad bike accident

An eight-year-old boy in Co.Clare has died in hospital after suffering injuries sustained in a quad bike accident yesterday.

Ultan Hayes from Whitegate Co Clare sustained serious injuries yesterday evening when the quadbike he was travelling on with his father hit a stone wall.

No other vehicle involved in the crash and Ultan was taken to Limerick Regional Hospital with and later transferred to Temple Street Children's Hospital.

Ultan’s father (41) was also injured, but not seriously.

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